John Michael Patrone
- October 1, 2021
John Michael Patrone, 79, of Bellaire passed away on Wednesday September 29th. 2021 at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry, OH., son of the late Carl and Ann (Shiretta) Patrone.
He was a member of both the VFW and American Legion in Bellaire, OH, proudly served on the U.S.S. Saratoga during the Vietnam Era, a member of the Bellaire High School Wall of Fame, a Little League and Basketball coach, and a Foster Parent for 12 years for therapeutic children.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carol Kennedy.
John is survived by his loving wife, Mary (Perigloisi) Patrone of the home; 3 children, Wendy (Dan Christian) Patrone of Bridgeport, OH, John (Tamara) Patrone of Bellaire, OH, Christopher Patrone of Bellaire, OH; 3 grandchildren, Nicholas (Aubrey) Patrone, Adrianna Patrone, Perrin Patrone; as well as 5 nieces and nephews, Patty, Cathy, Lee, Tammy and Janie.
Family and friends will be received on Monday October 4th from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home, 441 37th Street Bellaire, OH. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday at St. John Catholic Church, Bellaire, OH at 10 AM with Fr. Dan Heusel officiating. Interment will follow at Belmont County Memorial Park, St. Clairsville, OH. with Belmont County Veterans Association conducting Military Services.