James Patterson

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July 7, 1929 - September 28, 2014

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Wednesday October 1st from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m.


Thursday, October 2nd 12:00 p.m. Spring Road Church of Christ


James D. (Jim) Patterson passed away Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the age of 85; born July 7, 1929 in Cadiz, OH. Son of the late Walter W. and J. Lucille Patterson. 1946 graduate of Scio High School, Scio, OH. Served in the US Navy as a Seabee, during the Korean Conflict. Retired from Midland Ross Janitrol Aerospace Division, Columbus, OH, 1991. After his retirement he was a volunteer at Riverisde Methodist Hospital for 16 years. Survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothea (Spurrier) Patterson; three children, Sally (Patrick) Patton of Cadiz, OH, Cindy Taylor (Fiancé Randy Ott) of Columbus, OH and Jim (Laurie) Patterson of Westerville, OH; grandchildren, Cory Patton (Fiancée Erika Williams) of Dillonvale, OH, Erica (Travis) Case of Hopedale, OH, Trisha Patton of Cadiz, OH, triplets, Markus, Megan and Matthew Patterson of Westerville, OH; great grandson Drake Case of Hopedale, OH; sister-in-law, Freida Patterson of Fresno, OH; brother-in-law, Reuben (Ivey) Spurrier of Easton, PA; numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by an infant son Joseph Howard, three sisters Louise Clark, Margaret Mauk and Mary Mickey, brothers Robert Patterson and Charles Leroy Patterson. Friends may call at the Moreland Funeral Home, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Wednesday 1-3 and 6-8 p.m.. Service will be held at Spring Road Church of Christ, 74 S. Spring Rd, Westerville, OH Thursday at 12 noon with visiting 1 hour prior to the service, Minister Clay Brown, officiating. Burial Blendon Central Cemetery, Westerville, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to Spring Road Church of Christ or the American Heart Association.


The McCague Family - Oct 1, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We will keep the family in our prayers.
Bill,Mindy,Billy, Cody, Brianne McCague

Alan and Cheryl Patterson - Oct 1, 2014

Thinking of all the relatives at this time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Virginia Kimmel Hammet - Oct 1, 2014

Jim was a member of the 1946 Scio High School Class and so was I. I remember him as being a nice, quiet, easy to get along with. My sympathies to his family. God Bless. So few of our class left today.

Deb & Dave Hupp - Sep 30, 2014

We’re so sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that others care & share your sorrow. Thoughts and prayers for all of you.

SCH - Sep 30, 2014

I am truly sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May you find comfort in Gods promise to soon “swallow up death forever” and to “wipe away the tears from all our faces” (Isaiah 25:8)

Donna - Sep 29, 2014

Dorthea and Family,
I’m sending you my sincere condolences in the passing of your husband, Jim. May the good Lord watch over you now and forever.
With much Love.
Your cousin,

Andrew & Karen Kaza - Sep 29, 2014

Sally: So sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. We have both been there and losing your parents it very hard.

Lynette Posey Goodman - Sep 29, 2014

May God continue to hold you in his powerful hands. My thoughts are with at this time.

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