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In Memory of

Patrick Joseph Farrell

April 3, 1987 - November 23, 2016

Obituary


Patrick Joseph Farrell, 29, of Alpharetta and Atlanta, died November 21. Patrick was born April 3, 1987 at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor Michigan. He grew up in Plymouth, Michigan, Louisville, Kentucky and Roswell/Alpharetta, Georgia. Patrick graduated Centennial High School in 2005 and from Michigan State University in May 2009 with a degree in marketing. With the Great Recession eliminating many job opportunities, Patrick returned to Atlanta and began pursuing his interest in the arts. He began free-lance photography of Atlanta's entertainment culture. At the time of his death he was considering pursuing...

Patrick Joseph Farrell, 29, of Alpharetta and Atlanta, died November 21. Patrick was born April 3, 1987 at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor Michigan. He grew up in Plymouth, Michigan, Louisville, Kentucky and Roswell/Alpharetta, Georgia. Patrick graduated Centennial High School in 2005 and from Michigan State University in May 2009 with a degree in marketing. With the Great Recession eliminating many job opportunities, Patrick returned to Atlanta and began pursuing his interest in the arts. He began free-lance photography of Atlanta's entertainment culture. At the time of his death he was considering pursuing a further degree in Sound, Audio and Entertainment Production.
He leaves behind his parents, Joseph and Susan Farrell of Alpharetta, Georgia and his older brother & sister-in-law, Ryan and Maria Farrell of St. Clair Shores, Michigan and 2 dogs, Jackson and Grace.
A memorial service will be held at Northminster Presbyterian Church, 2400 Old Alabama Road, Roswell, GA, on Thursday, December 1 at 11:00. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Atlanta Medical Center, https://ssl.4agoodcause.com/wellstar/donate1.aspx or Shepherd Center https://give.shepherd.org/charitable-giving . Both these medical facilities treated Patrick this summer after a Traumatic Brain Injury.