Cole Nathaniel Patrick, 18, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012, in St. Joseph.
Cole was born on March 16, 1994 in St. Joseph, to Wally and Jeanie (Morin) Patrick.
Cole graduated from St. Joseph Cathedral School in 2008, LeBlond High School in 2012, and was pursuing a Bachelor of Science at the University of Missouri-Columbia in preparation for Medical School.
He was recently initiated into the Delta Upsilon Fraternity at MU.
He was a member of the National Honor Society and an active member of the Pep Band at LeBlond High School.
He was also a member of the Cathedral of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Cole was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Rosemary Morin; maternal grandfather, James Morin; paternal grandfathers, Earnest Patrick and Thomas A. Earhart.
He is survived by his parents; two brothers, Conar and Cort Patrick, all of the home; Fernalee E. Earhart, paternal grandmother; Dorothy Morin, step-grandmother; aunts and uncles, John and Marian Morin of St. Joseph, Sue and Marion Gallatin of Blue Springs, Mo., Cherry Jolliff and Jerri and Joseph Robins, all of Fairland, Okla., Danny and Eve Earhart of Lathrop, Mo.; ten cousins and several great-aunts and uncles.
Cole loved to laugh and hang out with his friends, play guitar and tease his mother.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, at the Cathedral of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery.
The visitation will begin at 12 noon Sunday, at Heaton-Bowman-Smith and Sidenfaden Chapel.
A Rosary will be recited at 5 p.m., and the family will receive friends following the rosary until 8:30 p.m.
The family requests, in lieu of flowers, that contributions be made to the Cole Patrick Memorial Scholarship Memorial Fund at LeBlond High School.