- 25 years old
- Date of birth: Sep 3, 1985
- Date of passing: Feb 7, 2011
|Let the memory of Patrick be with us forever|
Sgt. Patrick R. Carroll, 25, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Feb. 7 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 319th Military Intelligence Battalion, 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C. Survivors include his father, James (Tonia Henry) Carroll; mother, Amy (Snyder) Bolding; grandparents, Edgar and Virginia Fay Carroll, Norm and Bonnie Snyder and George and Livena (Dorothy) Schworm; brothers, Dustin Bolding of Aliquippa, PA and Dakota Bolding of Fayetteville, NC; sister, Sumer Roberts of Fayetteville, NC and his former wife, Sara (Covert) Carroll.
"To the family of Patrick Carroll: Thank you so much for the sacrifice of your son. He was a true American and an inspiration to us. And Thank you Patrick. There is no greater sacrifice than to die for strangers. God Bless you all. I pray you have found peace in the Lord."
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