July 23, 2022, in Springfield, Ore., at the age of 83. He was born June 24, 1939 in Ironwood, Mich., to Leo and Elizabeth (Garland) DeLorme. He graduated from Springfield High School in 1957.
He married Bertha Pearl Stoneburner on July 18, 1958. Shortly after their marriage the couple moved to Coos Bay, Ore., where Patrick worked at Coos Bay Weyerhauser for six years before moving back to Springfield and working at Georgia Pacific for 13 years. Patrick and Pearl were married for over 60 years and had four children together.
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