Richard Joel Patino, age 45, of Odessa, TX, passed away on April 8, 2017 in Dallas, TX.
Memorial Services will be at 1:00 pm, April 20, 2017 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.
Richard was born August 20, 1971 to Grace Goldsborough and Catarino J. Patino. Richard graduated from Odessa High School in 1989. He was a member of the J.R.O.T.C. Red Rider Drill Team. Richard was a veteran of Desert Storm, serving in the United States Marine Corp. from 1989-1993.
Richard is preceded in death by his grandparents, Ramiro Montemayor and Matilde Carrasco.
He is survived by his life partner of 14 years, Dean Tylka of Dallas, TX; mother, Grace Goldsborough; step dad, Robert Goldsborough ; father, Catarino J. Patrino and stepmom, Cheryl B. Patino; Brother, Scotty Goldsborough; sisters, Valerie Patino Corey, Jessica Patino, Erica Patino Sullivan and her husband, Harry; Nieces Tiffany and Steffany Corey; grandmother, Cookie Montemayor; great niece, Briella Marie Spinelli; aunts and uncles, Paul and Mary Montemayor, Richard and Lydia Montemayor, Roger Montemayor, Mel and Mike Braswell, Joe and Elva Patino, Lupe Madrid, Luis Patino, Alcario Patino and 18 cousins.
Honorary pallbearer is Joe O. Patino.
The immediate family of Richard J. Patino wish to extend our sincere thanks to all family and friends that shared his life.
“You are free now, go fly high with the Angels”.
Arrangements are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home. TO send family condolences please sign his guestbook at www.sunsetodessa.com.
I am sorry to hear about Richard Perino. I knew him from the 90's we performed together at Miss Lillies Nite Spot Odessa Texas.such a sweet friend and supportive.He knew me as Reba Brooks. Trey Branson as Reba McEntire. I have pictures and Great memories. Miss you Richard!!
Trey BransonOdessa, TX
Richard and I met while he was a Marine on Guam. We had so many fun times sneaking me in to the club so that we could dance. He was the one that taught me how to cha cha, and taught him how to salsa. He had the most beautiful eyes and a killer smile that I will never forget. Sleep easy, Marine. Your watch is over. I can see you dancing above us, surrounded by your loved ones and friends. May God have forgiven your sins and embraced you into paradise. I love you, sweet Richard. Until we meet again...❤️
To Richard's family, friends, and loved ones, I offer my sincerest condolences. He was a good friend, and he will be missed.
Jimmy TarangoDallas, TX
My deepest Condolences for the loss of Richard, he was a strong influence in my earlier Life. I learned alot from him and I had really good times with him and Valerie, You will never be forgotten, in my Memories you will live forever. Rest In Peace Richard You are now FREE, who knows, maybe we will see each other on the other side ;)
Christina FrenchEngen, TX
My deepest condolences to the Richard Patino family from the Torrez family. Our hearts and prayers to your family and may God keep your family strong during this time of loss. Brothers in Arms and thank you for your service.
Ricky TorrezOdessa, TX, TX
I have such great memories of Richard and Valerie and there home and parents growing up. It was upsetting to hear of this, i have been praying for you all. I wish i li ed closer to be avle to attend his service. He is an amazing individual and i know he will be greatly missed. If there is anything i can do during this time Valerie please do not hesitate to reach out to me. I will keep him, you and all your loved ones in my prayers and thoughts!
Corrie Aday (Jackson)Houston, TX
To the family, I pray peace surround your hearts in this time of loss. Richard,you were too young my old friend, may you have peace!
Danny and Norma HunterRoswell, NM
So sorry for the loss of Richard - I knew him as a member of the Red Rider Drill Team and also in the Army JROTC program at Odessa High School. My sincere condolences to all the family and friends of Richard Latino. Prayers for God's comfort in the sadness of his passing.
Richard RoseOdessa, TX
My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and my friend of twenty years, Valerie. I am truly sorry for your lose.
Shanna PlymellOdessa, TX
Grace, Robert, Valerie and family, my deepest condolences to the family for your loss. I still remember babysitting with Lorraine and watching Valerie and Richard. My prayers and thoughts are with you. May he Rest in Peace and enjoy his time with his Grandpa Ramiro
Rhonda (Debbie Leal) OrtaCorpus Christi, TX
Our Deepest Condolences to my Cousin Gracie, Robert & Montemayor Families, God Bless You Strength & Peace through this difficult time. RIP Richard Love You.
Abel & Ginger Leal & FamilyCorpus Christi, TX