Patrick-O'Connell-Obituary

Patrick O'Connell

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Patrick O’Connell was the founding director of Visual AIDS, where he developed programs for HIV/AIDS awareness including the red ribbon.

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I was so sorry to hear about Patricks’ passing. He was a breath of fresh air and had a way of making me feel understood. His life here on earth made a difference to all he made contact with. He will be missed most definitely.

Joanna Maria Panzera

I was so sorry to hear about Patricks’ passing. He was a breath of fresh air and had a way of making me feel understood. His life here on earth made a difference to all he made contact with. He will be missed most definitely.

Joanna Maria Panzera

AIDS has always been and always will be a devastating disease. Like all other diseases and viruses we pray that one day they will no longer be with us. To the family I am truly sorry for your loss. May God comfort and protect your hearts at this sad time.

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

Your advocacy will be remembered.

Remember wearing the red ribbon for AIDS back in 1992.

To the O’Connell family and friends, may God be with you to help you through your time of loss.

God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's..My heartfelt condolences.

Oh, Patrick. I remember you as young, vibrant, and cute from our time at Trinity and after in New York. I have and will always think of you often. Deepest sympathy to friends and family.