Patrick, Edward S., 79, of Brandon, formerly of Clearwater entered into rest February 12, 2014. Edward graduated from Emory University in Georgia and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He loved watching and rooting for Notre Dame Football. A loving father he supported his children in their endeavors. He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Viola Patrick; brother, Oliver Jr. Survivors include his son, Kenneth Patrick (Michelle); daughter, Cynthia Waring (Richard); grandchildren, Anthony Caro, Elizabeth Patrick, Hannah Patrick; great-grandson, David Caro; niece, Susan; nephews, Chester and Doug. A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Stowers Funeral Home. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.