1934 - 2021
Douglass Edgerley & Bessom Funeral Home
25 Sanborn Street
Reading, MA
PATTISON, Richard A. Of Reading, July 14, 2021. Beloved husband of Jane E. (Flanagan) Pattison. Devoted father of Susan J. Sweeney and her husband Michael of Tewksbury. Loving grandfather of Aidan Sweeney. Cherished brother of Robert W. Pattison and his wife Claudia of Burlington and Joan E. Sheehan of Las Cruces, NM. Brother-in-law of the late Paul Sheehan, and John and Arthur Flanagan. Richard is also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. A private Funeral Service will be held at the Douglass, Edgerley and Bessom Funeral Home in READING and there are no visiting hours. Donations in Richard's memory may be made to the Reading Public Library, 64 Middlesex Ave., Reading, MA 01867 or to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692. For online guest book, visit

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Published by Boston Globe from Jul. 16 to Jul. 17, 2021.
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May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.
American Heart Association
July 19, 2021
Our deepest condolences,Bob, on the loss of your brother. Henry and Barbara Hubert
Barbara Hubert
July 18, 2021
Sue and family,

So sadden to year of the passing of your Dad.

May the memories you shared with your Dad over the years make you smile and hold him close in your ❤

He is at peace now, and smiles down on both you and your Mom, and looks after you from above.

With love and sympathies

Regina and Bob
July 17, 2021
This book of memories is to serve as a record of the services you entrusted to us. We hope it will help to preserve treasured memories and that we, in some small measure, have helped to ease your burden and bring you comfort.
John B. Douglass & John B. Douglass II
July 16, 2021
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