September 4, 1946 ~ June 23, 2019
Patrick Shu, 72, passed away on June 23, 2019 at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Fremont, CA. He was born on September 4, 1946 in Puli, Taiwan to Chiou Shu and Wang Chin.
Patrick grew up in Puli City as a son of the mayor. He moved to the United State with his family to San Leandro, CA where he opened a Mom-and-pop toy store, J&J Children’s store for 7 years. Afterwards, he dedicated his business to wholesale trade culminating his business of importing medical supply as P.E. Importing & Exporting, Inc.
Patrick married Eva in 1978 in Taipei, Taiwan. They were happily married for 40 years. He enjoyed traveling, gardening, and good food.
Patrick is survived by his wife Eva Shu; his son Jeffrey Shu of Sacramento; his son James Shu, daughter-in-law June Silathong Shu, granddaughter Caitlyn Shu and grandson Cody Shu of Newark, CA; brothers Pai-ku Shu and Pai-shaing Shu, sister Xu-sheng Shu of Puli, Taiwan; and many nephew and nieces.
Patrick was preceded in death by his parents Chiou Shu and Wang Chin of Puli, Taiwan, and sister Yu-Chen Hsiao of Taipei, Taiwan.
A visitation and funeral service will be held at Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels 40842 Fremont Blvd., Fremont, CA starting at 9:30am, Saturday July 6. Cremation and remains will be placed at Irvington Memorial Cemetery.
Condolences may be left on Patrick’s online guest book at https://tinyurl.com/y558wy33