Patterson, William Dean "Bill" Age 86, died peacefully on November 30 while surrounded by his loving family. Survived by his wife of 58 years, Marion; children, Kim Fey (David), Kathy (Peter Smith), David (Polly Roach), Julie McGrath (Steve), and Lisa Kalla (Gary); grandchildren, Allison and Andrea Fey, Peter and Molly Kalla, and Emily and Joe McGrath; brother, James; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Proud graduate of Marshall High School in Minneapolis and veteran of the US Navy. Bill retired from Northwestern Bell after 30 years of service. During retirement he enjoyed gardening, canning and traveling. He will be remembered with love by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the
, Doctors Without Borders or The Salvation Army. Memorial service 6:00 PM Thursday, Dec. 20, friends may gather from 4:00-6:00 PM, all at: www.Washburn-McReavy.com Coon Rapids Chapel 763-767-1000 1827 Coon Rapids Blvd.
Published in Star Tribune from Dec. 9 to Dec. 16, 2012