A Painting for Ivonne

A Painting for Ivonne

Conversation with Patrick about his few remaining paintings, and specifically the one he wanted to go to Ivonne. I started the recorder just after asking about the small painting of nine people.

Near the end of the recording we talk about a painting by Norman Yanikun. That painting is for sale to help defray the costs of Patrick’s burial and memorial expenses.

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Patrick Discusses His Memorial Service

Patrick and JP discuss the idea of memorial services after they’re gone. Patrick didn’t want anything, but agreed to letting us have something “for the living.” JP talked about when his time comes that he’s set aside money for a couple of parties and to send his ashes out on one last rally ride.

Recorded on the 25th of March 2017.

JP’s Last Day with Patrick

This is a fairly mundane recording of JP and Patrick saying goodbye, and JP and Ivonne coordinating the timing of the trip to the airport.

It’s not so much an interesting recording as one of personally historical significance. Although we talked a bit by phone in the following month, this was one of the last times I captured our conversation on the digital recorder.