Edward C. Patterson Obituary

Edward C. Patterson

Edward C. Patterson, 77, of Mt. Morris R. D. 1, died at 5:45 a.m. Tuesday, May 4, 1971, at his home on Shannon Run. He had been ill since Sunday.

He was born May 13, 1893 in Perry Township, near Mt. Morris, a son of Thomas J. and Elizabeth Lemley Patterson. His wife, Grace Connor Patterson, who he married in April, 1923, died September 9, 1940.

A lifelong resident of the Mt. Morris community, Mr. Patterson had done hauling in Greene County oil and gas fields, and later worked for several years with the maintenance department of the Pennsylvania Department of Highways. He was a descendant of two early Perry Township families and was a member of the Shannon Run United Methodist Church.

Surviving are one son, Willis Patterson, of Pine Bank, R. D. 1; two daughters: Mrs. Frank (Alma) Fox, who made her home with her father at Mt. Morris, R. D. 1; Mrs. Donald (Delores) Eddy, also of Mt. Morris, R. D. 1, and 10 grandchildren and three step grandchildren.

A brother and a son are deceased.

Funeral services were held Friday with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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