May 17, 1995 - Dec. 23, 2013
ELKHART — Devonte J. Patrick, 18, passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at Elkhart General Hospital.
Devonte was born May 17, 1995, in Elkhart, the son of Willie D. Patrick and Angela Riley-Tanner.
He was a recent graduate of Elkhart Memorial High School and was looking forward to starting undergraduate classes in January 2014 at Grand Rapids Community College.
Devonte is survived by his mother, Angela Riley-Tanner (Bobby Branch Sr.) of Elkhart, and father, Willie D. Patrick of Springfield, Ill.
Also surviving are brothers Darius Smith of Grand Rapids, Mich., Darnell Patrick of Elkhart, and Kamani and Shaquelle Patrick of South Bend; and sister Shareen Patrick of Arkansas; along with stepbrothers Bobby Branch Jr. and Darrius Branch and stepsister Ebony Branch of Elkhart.
The funeral service for Devonte is at noon Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at Agape Missionary Baptist Church, with visitation one hour before the service at the church.
Burial will follow in Rice Cemetery.
Cobb Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.