Posted: Mon 11:36 AM, Oct 21, 2013
Funeral Home: Hillier Funeral Home
May 21, 1959 – Oct. 15, 2013
Patrick O. Riley, 54, of Bryan, went to be with our Lord on October 16, 2013. A visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 23, at Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan with a service at 11 a.m.
Patrick was born on May 21, 1959 to Arthur and Patsy (McAfee) Riley in Tripoli, Libya. He lived most of his life in Bryan, Texas, where he came to live when his father retired from the Airforce when Patrick was in second grade.
Patrick was a loving son, brother, father, grandfather and friend. He enjoyed spending time with his daughters and grandchildren. He attended Brazos Valley Cowboy Church in Bryan and put his trust in the Lord.
Patrick was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur E. Riley, Patsy J. (McAfee) Gaines and Billie H. Gaines; son, Michael A. Cates, Jr.
Patrick is survived by his daughters, Patti LaChelle Buckhaults and husband Darrell of College Station, Texas, Natalie Nichole Perdue and husband Jonathan of College Station; brother, Arthur Riley III and wife Linda of Huntsville, Alabama; sister, Christina Mitchell and husband Craig of Bryan; grandchildren, Konnor Buckhaults, Kamryn Buckhaults, Kelsey Buckhaults, McKenzie Zunker, Kadence Perdue and Kinley Perdue; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, you may donate to Celebrate Recovery at Central Baptist Church, 1991 FM 158, College Station, TX 77845 in Patrick's name.
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