Patrick Pushruk

Patrick James Omeethguk Pushruk

November 22, 1995 ~ May 21, 2019

Patrick was born November 22, 1995 to Patrick “Rudy” Herbert Pushruk and Rebecca Jane Pushruk. His famous nickname was “Peanut.” He appreciated being called Patrick and Omik.

Our beloved Omik without fail wanted to learn to put a smile on your face or a good laugh.

Patrick enjoyed learning his Inupiaq culture and language, along with being outdoors, making arts, enjoying a cup of coffee, helping others anyway possible.

Patrick had a beautiful smile, great and warming.

Patrick is survived by his brothers Shawn Pushruk and John Komok, niece’s Dorothy Pushruk and Jaclyn Dixon, nephews Kodi Magby and Galen Pushruk, great nephews and niece Anthony, Elliot and MariRose.

Patrick is preceded in death by his father Rudy, his sister MariRose, his brothers Robbie, Brian and Galen. His mother Rebecca passed shortly after him.   

Patrick was buried on July 10 at Anchorage Memorial Park cemetery.

The Nome Nugget

PO Box 610
Nome, Alaska 99762

Phone: (907) 443-5235
Fax: (907) 443-5112

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