Robert (Bob) Lee Patrick

October 17, 1943 ~ March 31, 2018

Bob was born in Seymour, Indiana on October 17, 1943 to William and Betty (Wray) Patrick.

He moved to Powell, Wyoming and worked as a ditch rider for many years on Heart Mountain for the Shoshone Heart Mountain Irrigation District. He also worked at the Double Doc Ranch in Shell, Wyoming as a ranch hand.

Bob loved the country life. He enjoyed helping his neighbors on Heart Mountain with cattle drives, shoeing horses, branding and anything else they may have needed. He loved being a cowboy. Bob especially loved spending time with his family and the many friends with whom he shared his journey through life with. He spent his retired days living the simple life in Billings, Montana.

In 1969, Bob married Sharon Sparks from Indiana. She had three daughters. Sharon and Bob had two children together.

In 1983, Bob married Connie Patton from Cody, Wyoming who brought three children of her own into Bobs’ life.

He loved them all like they were his own.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents; William and Betty, Brother Edward Patrick, Daughter Cindy Sutton, and Granddaughter Tiffany Miller.

Bob is survived by his children: Robert Patrick II (Gemma) of Covington, WA; Rachel (Mike) Paronto of Lincoln, NE; Amanda (Doug) Friedel of Billings, MT; Jerry Patton of Billings, MT; Danny (Jess) Patton of Newport News, VA; Deanna Sutton of Lincoln, NE; Cheryl (Dave) Fricke of Lincoln, NE. His grandchildren; Michael (Rachel), Casey, Tre, Kinyon, Rahklin (Amanda), Adalynn, Robert, Jessie (Robert), Tara (Cindy), Amber (Deanna), Ryan, Spencer (Cheryl). Great Grandchildren; Wesley (Michael), Xavier, Xamera (Amber), Kaydan (Tiffany) and Aveaha (Tara). He is also survived by brothers; Bill, Matthew, and Andy, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Donations can be sent to Alzheimer’s research foundation. Condolences can be sent by visiting www.cfgbillings.com through “Our families”.