Joe Pat Downing, Sr. received his Heavenly invitation on April 15, 2022. He was born on March 18, 1934 in Santa Rosa, New Mexico. He lived a full life. Worked hard at all of his jobs. He loved the Lord. He had such a giving heart he adopted everyone as one of the family. He was a nature lover and an animal lover. All those that knew him, loved him, enjoyed his stories, cinnamon rolls, donuts, pancakes, grandma’s sugar cookies, and everyone loved his cooking.