Originally created 03/19/00

Mr. Gerard Patrone



BROOKSVILLE, Fla. -- Mr. Gerard John "Pat" Patrone, 75, of Nakoma Way, died Tuesday, March 14, 2000, at his residence.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Pineview Memorial Gardens, North Augusta, with the Rev. John M. Newell III officiating.

Mr. Patrone, a native of Brooklyn, N.Y., had retired as a technician supervisor from Rickwil Corp. He was a Navy veteran and a member of U.S. Golf Association.

Survivors include a son, Gerard John Patrone III, Columbus, Ga.; a daughter, Gwen Whitt, North Augusta; two sisters, Viola Francos, Spring Hill, and Caroline Pasqua, Queens, N.Y.; and a grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 639 Georgia Ave., North Augusta, SC 29841.

Friends may call at the residence of Gwen Whitt, 501 San Salvador Drive, North Augusta.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Rowland Funeral Home, North Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle March 19, 2000