PATTERSON, CHARLES G. "Chuck"; age 83; of Taylor passed away peacefully December 6, 2013. Beloved and treasured husband of 34 years to wife Barbara. Chuck was born and raised a Detroiter. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War
and was awarded the Purple Heart
. Chuck was a loving dad to Christopher Emling, Susan Harper, Kevin (Rosemarie) Emling, Shawn (Andrea) Patterson; loving step-dad to Janice Van Slambrouck, Scott Goulet (deceased), and Elizabeth (Clark) Cody. Dearest grandfather of nine; great grandpa of eight and amazed great great grandpa of two. Chuck will be remembered for his level headed approach to life and his wonderful sense of humor. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 5 p.m. at Immanual Lutheran Church, 17125 Fordline Rd., in Riverview. Remembrances to Michigan Humane Society.