James Patterson 1932-2017

VIENNA — James Patterson, 85, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at home.

He was born April 22, 1932, in Matewon, W.Va., a son of James Patterson Sr. and Fanny Patterson.

He was employed at Republic Steel and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include a son, Michael Patterson of Vienna.

James was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Patterson; and a son, Ronald Patterson.

Funeral services for James will be noon Friday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Madasz Chapel, Brookfield. Calling hours will be 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Dugan Cemetery in Fowler.