Patrick Urick, 9, son of Cullen and Elena Urick of St. Louis, Mo., died at his home Monday, March 11, 2013, after bravely battling Ewings sarcoma bone cancer for two-and-a-half years. A visitation was held March 17 and funeral March 18 at Bopp Funeral Chapel, Kirkwood, Mo. Interment was in Jefferson Barracks National Military Cemetery, St. Louis.

Patrick Urick, 9, son of Cullen and Elena Urick of St. Louis, Mo., died at his home Monday, March 11, 2013, after bravely battling Ewings sarcoma bone cancer for two-and-a-half years. A visitation was held March 17 and funeral March 18 at Bopp Funeral Chapel, Kirkwood, Mo. Interment was in Jefferson Barracks National Military Cemetery, St. Louis.

Survivors include his parents; half-brother, Simon Springmeyer of St. Louis; grandparents, Vance Urick and Barbara Urick of St. Louis; Lydia Epanchin of Russia and the late Vladmir Epanchin; great grandparents, Dean and Lucille Urick of Geneseo and Maria Martinez of Las Vegas, Nev.; great uncle and aunt, Kevin and Karen Urick of Prophetstown; aunts and uncles; cousins; and many friends.