Patrick Lee Stafford, 73, of Mansfield, IL, passed away at 2:00 A.M., Monday, June 19, 2017 at his residence. Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Mansfield, IL assisted the family with cremation rites.
Patrick was born September 9, 1943 in Reno, Nevada, a son of Lee L. and Helen Fullam Stafford. He married Mary McKenzie on June 18, 1994 in Mahomet, IL. She survives in Mansfield, IL.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; sons, Patrick M. Stafford and Shawn Lee Stafford; step-sons, Mitchell (Mary) Crawford; Joe (Bonnie) Crawford; Charlie (Cindy) Crawford; Donald Crawford; step-daughters, Mander Vernell Crawford and Brenda (Jeff) Tucker; three grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; Several step-great-grandchildren; brothers, John P. (Denise) Jones and Stanley M. (Corrine) Jones; sister, Kathleen (Ken) Currie. Preceded in death by parents, and 3 step-great grandchildren.
Patrick was a retired machinist from Kraft Foods. He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.