Patton, William J.
William J. Patton, 86, of Greenwich passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on July 23, 2013. Born in Westerly, Rhode Island on February 3, 1927, he was the son of the late William J. Patton, Sr. and Ruth Lillian Davis Patton. Mr. Patton served in the U.S. Navy
. He was an entrepreneur who loved his family, travel, and golf. Mr. Patton is survived by his wife of 62 years Teresa Maria Alianiello Patton, his daughter Patricia Patton Brett, her husband James Thomas Brett, and his three grandchildren; James Russell Brett, Alexander William Brett, and Isabelle Grace Brett. He was predeceased by his granddaughter Jessica Lee Brett. Family and friends may call Friday, July 26 from 12:00 to 1:00 P.M. at the Fred D. Knapp & Son Funeral Home, 267 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT. Internment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Greenwich Hospital Home Hospice, 5 Perryridge Road, Greenwich, CT 06830.