Jean E. Patterson 1920-2013

BOARDMAN – Jean Elizabeth Patterson, 93, died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Hospice House.

Jean was born Sept. 25, 1920 in Dunkirk, N.Y., the daughter of Joseph and Lulu Thompson Brawn.

Jean worked for the Boardman Local School District for more than 25 years, working in the cafeteria at Glenwood Middle School and later as the cafeteria manager of Stadium Drive Elementary School.

Jean is survived by three children, Christy Lu Vross and Richard B. Patterson, both of Boardman, and Jeffrey A. Patterson of Canfield; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Besides her husband, Jacob Baylor Patterson, Jean was preceded in death by two granddaughters, Jill Patterson and Allison Vross; a great-grandson, Jacob Scot Murray; and two sisters.

Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Boardman United Methodist Church, where family and friends may call from 6 to 7 p.m.

Arrangements are being handled by Thompson Funeral Home, Boardman.