Patrick J. Eskew

August 7, 1985 - May 10, 2014
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Belvidere, IL

Patrick J. Eskew, 28, died unexpectedly, Saturday, May 10, 2014 in his home after a sudden illness.  Patrick was born August 7, 1985 in Belvidere, the son of Sumner M. and Jamie M. (Webster) Eskew.  Patrick graduated from Belvidere High School and earned his B.A from Illinois Institute of Art.  Patrick was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ where he was Baptized and Confirmed.  Patrick was an Eagle Scout with two Palms and earned the Venturing Silver Award, being the 3rd scout in the Blackhawk Area Council to have achieved such a level.  He enjoyed being outdoors, hiking and serving as a life guard at Co-Co Keys Resort as well as conversations.  Patrick was very artistic and had a passion for photography and trains.

Patrick is loved and will be missed by his parents, Sumner and Jamie; brother, Christopher; paternal grandparents, George and Catherine Eskew of Poplar Grove; uncles, Lawrence (Kari) Eskew of Belvidere, George Eskew of Georgia; great-aunt, Lillian Thompson of Morris, IL; great-aunt and uncle Mary Ann (Robert) Clark of Louisiana; and cousins.  Patrick is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James and Margaret Webster.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 16, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, Il with Rev. Muriel Morley Jahn officiating.  Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Private burial will take place.  Memorials in Patrick’s name can be given in care of his family.  To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.Andersonfcs.com

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Private burial will take place.


Service Information

Date: Friday, May 16, 2014

Time: 11:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 16, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, Il with Rev. Muriel Morley Jahn officiating.


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Memorials in Patrick’s name can be given in care of his family.


 

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Born: August 7, 1985
Died: May 10, 2014

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Sarah Kennedy posted on 5/12/14

So very, very sorry for your loss. May God give you strength, surround you with love and bring you peace in the days ahead. With much love, Sarah

 

Paul & Angie Stock posted on 5/17/14

You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

 

nathan schreck posted on 5/14/14

patrick was a great guy. he was always able to make you laugh no matter what kind of mood you were in. it was a joy to work with him at coco keys and he took his job seriously but knew when to have fun. i'm glad i was able to know him. my thoughts and prayer to his family for their loss. we will miss you patrick

 

Michael Huml posted on 5/14/14

RIP Patrick!!! Your were my Best Friend!!! I miss You So Much. I will never Forget you.

 

michelle posted on 5/14/14

Patrick always knew how to make us laugh at coco keys and was a great guard.

 

Billie Rands posted on 5/13/14

So sorry Morty & Jamie for your loss, Pat was a loving kind, bright , & giving young man, and like one of my own children, Pat you will be missed but never forgotten love you Aunt Billie & family R.I.P

 

Teaghan Daugherty posted on 5/13/14

Being the best lifeguard I've ever met, caring ,funny, genuine person.

 

Beverly Waterman posted on 5/13/14

So very sorry to hear of your loss. My heart goes out to you. Please know I am thinking about you and lifting you up in prayer!

 

Harlan and Carol Kolthoff posted on 5/13/14

So sorry for you loss. Prayers for you at this difficult time.

 

brenda dennis posted on 5/13/14

May God great you peace during this time. I'm so very sorry for your loss.

 

Todd Hegge posted on 5/13/14

So sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you both.

 

Michel Johannes posted on 5/13/14

Morty & Jamie, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you and your family during this hard time.

 

Kevin O'Dell posted on 5/12/14

Morty, my thoughts are with you and your family.

 

Doneta Brandt posted on 5/18/14

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

 

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