Frank D. Patterson
unknown - January 23, 2012
Frank D. Patterson, 81, of Liverpool passed away Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at St Joseph’s Hospital Health Center. He was born in Floral Park, N.Y. and was raised and educated in Bayonne, N.J. He was a 1950 graduate of SUNY Cobleskill receiving his associate’s degree. Mr. Patterson was an employee of the Allstate Insurance Co. retiring in 1987 as sales manager after 30 years of service. He was co-owner and operator of Eddy Farm Hotel in Sparrowbush, NY until 1999, and relocated to Liverpool in 2003. Frank was a communicant of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Baldwinsville where he was a lector and Eucharistic minister. He was an avid golfer participating in various leagues and was a talented woodworker. Anyone who knew Frank looked forward to receiving a custom made Milo card for any occasion. He was a proud author and published a book called “A Family History” based on the Patterson family. He was predeceased by his brother, Edward Patterson. Surviving to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 61 years, Joan M.(Bergamin) of Liverpool; son, David (Linda) Patterson of Roxbury, NJ; daughter, Susan (James) Craver of Liverpool; four grandchildren, Matthew (Marissa) Craver, Emily Craver, Steven Patterson, Sara Patterson; and several cousins.
Funeral services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 4, 2012, in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Interment will follow in Our Lady of Peace Cemetery Clay, NY. Calling hours will be held on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners, 3541 Rt. 31, Baldwinsville. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Youth Ministries, 3494 Rt. 31, Baldwinsville, NY 13027.