Patricio J. Paret, , a resident of Grayslake, passed away Friday, December 27, 2013 at Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL, at the age of 71. He was born April 5, 1942 in Guayaquil, Ecuador, to Jacinto and Carola (Lertora) Paret. Patricio was a member of St Bede Catholic Church. He loved the Bears and working with his model trains. He cherished his family most of all. He is survived by his wife, Anna Marie, father Jacinto; his children, Yvette McNabb of Ingleside, Jon (fiancé Mary Pat) of Round Lake, Andre and Angela Paret of Kenosha, WI, Carlos and his husband Keith of Chicago; his grandchildren Nicole of Ingleside, Sean and Jenn of Tucson, AZ, Patrick of Ingleside, Matthew of Round Lake, Joseph of Round Lake; his great-grandchildren, Nathaniel, Victoria and Alex; his siblings Nelson of Ecuador, Jose and Leonor of Ecuador, Maria of Miami, and Pierre of Virginia. Patricio was preceded in death by his mother Carola.. Friends of the family may visit from 11 AM -3PM on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at STRANG FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030 with services at 3:00pm Tuesday, December 31. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for donations to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or log on to www.strangfuneral.org.