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Patrick J. Devine 55 of Rockford passed away Wednesday October 12, 2016 in his home. He was born August 5, 1961 in Rockford, the son of Millard and Eileen Devine. He graduated from East High School and then from NIU where he received his Bachelor’s Degree and his Illinois Teaching Certificate. He worked as a Corrections Office for the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department. Survivors include his father, Millard, brothers, Jeff (Amie) Devine of Chicago and Noel (Terri) Devine of Roscoe. Nephew Nathan Devine of Rockford. Nieces, Alisen (Braxton) O’Hearn and Natasha (Jon) Recknagel and great nephew, Liam Recknagel. Predeceased by his mother Eileen, sister Colleen Davis and Brother-in-law, Gary Davis. Arrangements completed by Fitzgerald Funeral Home Mulford Chapel. Express online condolences at www.fitzgeraldfh.com In lieu of flowers, any contributions in Pat’s honor will be shared in part with the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund http://www.nleomf.org/ .