Carl Patz

Patz, Carl FALLBROOK -- Carl E. Patz, 100, passed away February 18, 2013 at Palomar Hospital in Escondido, Calif. He was a 43 year resident of Fallbrook, Calif. Born on August 3, 1912 in Crete, Neb., he moved to Iowa to farm, where he met and married Eva Patz (Jondle) in 1947. Farming and raising their family in Barnum, Iowa, they retired to Fallbrook in 1969. Fishing and gardening were Carl's favorite pastimes. Carl is survived by his four children: son, Alan Patz of Bullard, Texas, and daughters, Mary Patz of Fallbrook, Alice Patz (LaMadrid) of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Donna Patz (Wright) of Fallbrook; grandchildren, Jason, Brian, Stacie, Audrey, Neil, Mia, Olivia and Brandy; and 12 great-grandchildren. A viewing will be held between 4 and 8 p.m., with Rosary and Vigil at 7 p.m., on Friday, February 22, at Berry-Bell and Hall Mortuary in Fallbrook. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m., on Saturday, February 23, at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Fallbrook. Burial will follow the service at Fallbrook Masonic Cemetery. Father Manuel Villarreal will officiate.

Funeral Home

Berry-Bell & Hall Fallbrook Mortuary, Inc. - Fallbrook - FD- 828
333 N. Vine St.  Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 728-1689

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Feb. 22, 2013