Robert F. Patterson, 47

December 05, 2008

DEC. 14, 1960-DEC. 4, 2008

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Robert F. "Fatcat" "Bobby" Patterson, 47, a resident of ManorCare Health Services, Chambersburg, and formerly a resident of Trinity House, 25 N. Potomac St., Waynesboro, Pa., died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008, in the nursing home.

Born Dec. 14, 1960, in Waynesboro, he was the son of Dean Viola Bowders Patterson McDannell of Waynesboro and the late Lawrence W. "Amos" Patterson.

He attended Waynesboro schools.

He worked at The Parlor House Restaurant, Waynesboro, for 16 years, retiring in 2003.

He was a member of Order of the Owls Nest 1073 and Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie 1758, both of Waynesboro.


He is survived by two sisters, Barbara Jean McCoy and Karen Jo Patterson, both of Waynesboro; three brothers, Lawrence E. Patterson of Waynesboro, Wilbur L. Patterson of Chambersburg and Terry W. Patterson of Waynesboro; and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his stepfather, James "Jim" McDannell.

Services will be Monday at 1:30 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro. The Rev. Dr. Harold W. Walton will officiate. Burial will follow at Mount Zion Cemetery near Quincy, Pa.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016 or to the American Diabetes Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 101, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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