Stanley R. Patch, 67, of Portland, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at his residence.

He was born on Sunday, August 15, 1954, in Jay County, Indiana. He married Janet S. (Allen) Patch in September 1998. She preceded him in death on January 31, 2019.

Stanley attended South Adams High School. He served his country in the United States Army in Germany. He was quite the handy man and could fix about anything he put his mind to. He loved spending time outdoors, gardening and woodworking.

He will be sadly missed by his mother Betty A. (Wendel) Patch, Berne, Indiana; daughters Kimberly M. (John) Lehman, Berne, Indiana, and Karen A. (Ray) Wilson, Portland, Indiana; son Mark R. (Tricia) Patch, Bluffton, Indiana; brothers Bill (Melissa) Patch, Randy (Goldie) Patch, Joe (Bonnie) Patch, Roger (Yvonne) Patch and John (Carolyn) Patch; sisters Tammy Teeple and Patty (Rick) Newsome; 9 Grandchildren, and 1 Great Grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his father Francis R. "Frank" Patch, wife Janet S. (Allen) Patch, and sister Connie Stanford.

Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva, on Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. A service to celebrate his life will follow at 7:30 p.m. with Pastor Scott Ochsner officiating.

Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.

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