Patrick (TIC) Barela was called to heaven on March 10, 2016 after fighting a lengthy illness. Patrick was born in Ely Nevada on December 1, 1965 to Josie and Patrick Trujillo. When Patrick was a little older he was adopted by his grandparents George and Mary Barela. He was known for his unique personality and his hard work. Patrick was a helping hand to his community when his was healthier. He enjoyed fishing camping, hunting working, riding four wheelers, fixing cars and driving truck and spending time with his loved ones. Patrick was a very family oriented man.
Patrick is survived by his daughter Mary Trujillo-Barela of Ely Nevada. His biological mother Josie Trujillo of Utah. Sister Rosie Adamson of Ely. Brothers Chester Barela and Jr Barela of Ely. Also, his half sister Bernadette (Cody) Burrows of Vernal Utah. His uncle Leroy Trujillo of Vadito New Mexico, numerous cousins and nieces and nephews.
Proceeded in death by his ex wife Margaret Jeanette Menzies Barela. His Biological father Patricio Marcial Trujillo, His parents George and Mary Barela. His half sister Brenda Hampton, His brother Gilbert Barela nephews Cody Drake, Larry Leaders III. Niece Anna Marie Hiatt.
Patrick will be greatly missed by his loved ones and close friends. He was the type of man that would go out of his way to help anyone in need. Patrick spent majority of the time with his canine companion Sasha. Sasha was pat’s sidekick and they kept each other in good spirits. Patrick has touched many people’s lives. There will always be great memories surround his family. He was a very strong man who had a tough life but always kept a big smile on his face even when times were hard and he was down. His family will always love him for always and forever in our hearts.
The family would like the thank everyone that helped pat throughout his journey.
The services will be held on April 1, 2016 11:00 am at the LDS Stake Center in Ely Nevada, Followed by a luncheon.
In Lieu of flowers, contributions towards final expenses may be made to Mountain Vista Chapel P.O Box 151707 Ely, Nevada 89315 or 450 Mill Street Ely, Nevada