Edward W. Van Patten Rotterdam Edward W. Van Patten died Thursday, April 24th at Ellis Hospital. Born in Glenville, Edward was the son of the late Raymond and Johanna (Hale) Van Patten. The owner of Eddies Body Shop in Glenville for over 40 years, Edward was an Army veteran. Predeceased in 2011 by his wife of 42 years, Cheryl K. (Pohl) Van Patten; and a grandchild, Fox Turchick. Edward is survived by his children, Krista Turchick of Mesa, Arizona and Jayson Van Patten of Rotterdam; a sister, Rae Ann Van Patten of Tennessee; a half brother, Leonard Warner of Guilderland; and six grandchildren, Corey and Ciara Van Patten, Maxwell, Samuel, Tyler and Katy Turchick . A funeral service will be held on Wednesday afternoon, April 30th at 12 noon at Bond Funeral Home, Broadway & Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady, NY, with a visitation from 10 to 12 noon prior to the services. Interment in Most Holy Redeemer, Niskayuna, NY. Ed's family would like to thank his dear friends, Ernie and JD, for their friendship and care over the years. Online condolences at www.bondfuneralhome.com.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Apr. 29, 2014