He works three jobs--including as a part-time tow-truck operator and volunteer firefighter at Taylor's Bridge Fire Department.
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"My husband is a hero in many ways," Patrick's wife Brittni said. "Whenever he gets the call of duty he goes--without a doubt--to save a life or just to help someone in need."
A friend of over a decade said that he has witnessed countless acts of selflessness from Patrick.
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"He works hard to provide for his family. He makes me proud to be his mama," his mother said.
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