|Birth: ||Feb. 15, 1915|
|Death: ||Mar. 22, 2006|
Layton J "Pat" Patterson, 91, formerly of Burlingame, recently of Overbrook, died Wednesday, March 22, 2006, at Midland Hospice House, Topeka.
He was born Feb 15, 1915, at Kingman, the son of Wilburn Henry Buck and Mary North Patterson. He grew up in Kingman and as a young man moved to Monterey, Calif., to work in a cannery.
He served with the US Army in Germany and France as a communications lineman during World War II, and fought in the artillery in the Battle of the Bulge,
He began his grocery career with Dillions in Wichita before moving to burlingame in 1947; when he and his wife Ann purchased a grocery store. They owned and operated Patterson Food Market for 30 years. During his many years in business he served the community as an active member of the Chamber of Commerce, Burlingame Federated Church Board, and Chairman of the Townsite Board. He and Ann retired in 1977, and sold the store to their son, Bill, and his wife.
He married Anna Margaret Beck of Nickerson, Kan, on Feb 12, 1940. They recently celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sisters, Nedra Dilts and Peggy Heidebrecht.
Survivors include his wife, Ann, Overbrook; a son, William L "Bill", and his wife, Mitzi, Burlingame; a daughter, Joyce and her husband, Dennis Foster, Salt Lake City, Utah; six grandchildren: Brad patterson and his fiance, Debbie Winters, Clarksville, Tenn; Scott Patterson and his wife, Carrie, Bartlesville, Pkla.; Mindi Patterson Atchison, Burlingame; Michael and Christopher Foster, Salt Lake City, Utah; and Jason Foster and his wife, Kim, Menominee, Wisc; two great-granddaughters Meghan and Rebekah Atchison, Burlingame.
Funeral services were Monday, March 27, at the Ramskill Chapel in Burlingame Cemetery. Burial was in Burlingame Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Hospice Care.
March 30, 2006 Osage County Herald
Anna Margaret Beck Patterson (1915 - 2013)*
Burlingame City Cemetery
Created by: Jean Pinick
Record added: Jan 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64573904
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