Patrick A. Zinna, of Darien, CT, passed away on May 25, 2018 at his home.

Born on July 7, 1971, he was the son of Joseph A. Zinna and Dorita G. Zinna.

Patrick grew up in Dubai, UAE and later attended boarding school at Suffield Academy in Connecticut. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and International Studies from American University in Washington, DC and pursued a career in the publishing industry.

He lived and worked in Houston, TX for many years at Upstream, Global Oil and Gas News Source. From Texas, Patrick moved to Los Angeles, CA to join the staff of La Prensa Spanish Newspaper. In recent years, Patrick returned to live in Connecticut to be closer to his family.

Patrick was an avid reader and world traveler, visiting over 30 countries in his lifetime. He loved meeting people and networking and had many friends around the world. He had a passion for music of all types and was a master of music trivia. His favorite bands were Rush and ZZ Top.

Patrick was the younger brother of Gabriella Zinna-Garcia, who resides in Texas with her family.

Graveside service will be held on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Spring Grove Cemetery.