Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 30, 2019
ALBERT DANIEL PATANE
Albert Daniel "Al" Patane, 90, a 25 year resident of Annapolis and previously of
Bethesda, MD, passed away peacefully on January 27, 2019 at the Hospice of the
Chesapeake Rebecca Fortney Center.
Born on May 24, 1928 in Washington, DC to the late Joseph and Rosaria Amante
Patane, Al graduated from Eastern High School (1946) and earned an aeronautical
engineering degree from Catholic University before joining the U.S. Coast Guard.
His passions were his grandchildren, great grandchildren, fishing and vintage cars. He
was a loving and faithful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Al was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Mary Patane.
He is survived by his devoted children, Rosemarie (Roger) Hale and Anthony J.
(Denise) Patane, all of Annapolis; five grandchildren, Robert (Rebecca) Allegar, Marie
(Mike) Edwards, Christopher (Anne), Kevin and Anthony "TJ" Patane; three
great-grandchildren, Alexis, Maxwell and Ryan and many nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to celebrate Al's life at the Kalas Funeral Home & Crematory, 2973
Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater, MD on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 620
Bestgate Rd., Annapolis, MD on Friday, February 1 at 9 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90
Ritchie Hwy., Pasadena, MD 21122.
Condolences may be made online at: KalasFuneralHomes.com
George P. Kalas Funeral Home, P.A.
2973 Solomons Island Road
Edgewater, MD 21037