Thomas R. Patete, longtime Executive Director of Great Commission Publications (GCP), went to be with the Lord on December 14, 2012. Patete, an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church of America, served Christ’s church through his position at GCP for 34 years.
Tom received our Church Service Award at Homecoming this fall. He was a 1964 graduate of Belhaven.
A remembrance of Tom and his significant ministry is found on the Aquila Report
Tom was one of the Lord’s most gracious servants, and was a stellar representative of Belhaven University who set a high standard for us all to follow.