Patrick Ploch, 59, worked at post office
Patrick Joseph Ploch, 59, died April 15 at his home.
Throughout his life, he enjoyed all sports, as a participant in his earlier years and as a spectator later on in life.
He was an avid reader, and liked to cook and explore hiking trails all around Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts.
He was known in many circles for his generosity and unique sense of humor.
He is survived by his brothers, Paul Christopher Ploch and Joseph J. Ploch Jr.; his sisters, Karen Carey and Mary Jo Dix, and her husband, Jeffrey; 10 nieces and nephews; and many grand-nieces and nephews.
There will be a private family service.
The Lillis Funeral Home in New Milford was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Loaves and Fishes Hospitality House, 40 Main St., New Milford CT 06776.