Patrick Joseph Fazio Jr.
Patrick Joseph Fazio, Jr
Born in McAllen Texas on October 10,1927
Passed away in Ellisville, Missouri on September 12, 2021
Preceded in his eternal journey by his wife of 54 years Peggy Anne (Ross), his parents Patrick J Fazio, Sr and Alma M. (Heckle), grandson Ryan Carlisle, three brothers and two sisters.
He is survived by his brother James H. Fazio, his daughters, Cheryle Brill (Bob),Wendy Carlisle (Richard), Pamela Tartaglia (Lou) and son Patrick J. Fazio, III (Connie), Eleven grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Growing up poor-in-dollars, but rich in love and family, he was able to graduate from Caltech in Pasadena CA and become a petroleum geologist. He was employed in the oil industry all of his working years.
In later years, he lived with his daughter while he enjoyed the challenge of obtaining a black belt in Tae kwon do at age 78 and doing a tandem skydive for his 80th birthday.
He moved on to an assisted living facility where he enjoyed many activities and loved having holidays and outings with family members.
In lieu of flowers or donations, please take your family/loved ones out to dinner–he would have liked that.