John Michael "Mike" Patton

Patton John Michael "Mike" Patton, age 68, of Powell, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 surrounded by family. Mike was born and raised in Columbus, son of Sarah Patton and the late Richard "Dick" Patton. Mike graduated from Grandview High School, Class of 1963, received his bachelors from Ohio Wesleyan University, Class of 1967, and Masters from Oberlin College, Class of 1968. Mike was a very loving, outgoing and understanding man. He loved O.S.U. athletics, his pets, time spent with family as well as time spent on the golf course. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Mary Patton; mother, Sarah "Sally" Patton; daughters, Lauren, Jaimee, and Sara Patton; son, Ben Rogers; brother, Tom Patton; sister, Debbie Cline; and faithful pets, Baxter, Zardo, and Laika. Memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014 at SCHOEDINGER WORTHINGTON CHAPEL, 6699 N. High St., where family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until time of service. Mike's family would like to thank the caring and dedicated staff of the James Cancer Hospital. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, 300 W. 10th Ave., Suite 519, Columbus, Ohio 43210 or to any other cancer organization of your choice. To share memories or condolences, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Mar. 11, 2014