William Sidney â€œSidâ€� Patrick, Jr., 75, a native and lifelong resident of Poquoson, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. He retired as Construction Superintendent in 2005 from Newport News Shipbuilding after 45 years of service. Sid was a graduate of Poquoson High School Class of 1960 and the Newport News Shipyard Apprentice School. He was a member of Emmaus Baptist Church, Poquoson Masonic Lodge #49, former member of the Poquoson Jaycees, and served as adjutant for the Old Dominion Dragoons North-South Skirmish Assn. Sid was preceded in death by his parents, William Sidney Patrick, Sr. and Eleanor Watkins Patrick; and son, Jeffrey Scott Patrick. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Sandra White Patrick; son, Shawn Patrick and wife Katie of Poquoson; daughter, Teresa Millis and husband Robert of Lanexa, VA; and grandchildren, William Patrick, Hunter Patrick, Brendan Millis, Aaron Whitehead and wife Tessa, Alexandra Whitehead, and Allyson Whitehead. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 31, 6-7:30 PM at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson. A Celebration of Sidâ€™s life will be held Friday, June 1, 11:00 AM at Emmaus Baptist Church, Poquoson, led by Pastor Shaun Brown and Ms. Melba Freeman. Burial will follow at Smith Memorial Cemetery, Poquoson with Masonic Rites. At other times the family will be at the family home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Poquoson Volunteer Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 2099, Poquoson, VA, 23662. Online condolences to claytorrollins.com . The family would like to thank Hospice nurses Heather and Danielle, and Homecare assistants Kaitlyn and Gale for their loving care of Sid.
To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in Daily Press on May 30, 2018.