David Eugene Patch born March 29, 1949, entered into rest on March 24, 2012 in Manteca, CA He was 62 years old. He is preceded in death by his parents Donald and Vada Patch and his brother Donald Patch.
David is survived by his wife Sandra Patch. His three children are Shelley Patch, Denise Espitia (Daniel) and David Patch Jr. (Janelle). He was blessed with 10 grandchildren; Ronnie, Rachel, Daniel, Miranda, Jesse, Keith, Ericca, Shaylee, Danielle, and David. He had one very special great-grandson; Armando. In addition, David has three siblings who survive him Mike King, Donna Dugo and Randy Wagner.
David worked at the Simpson Lee Paper Mill in Ripon for over 25 years. He enjoyed horse racing, golf and was an avid softball player. He will be remembered as an amazing grandfather who loved his grandchildren unconditionally. He will be missed.
P.L. Fry & Son is honored to be serving the Patch family. All services will be kept private. An online guest book is available for condolences at www.plfryandson.com. (search obituaries)
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Saturday, March 31, 2012