C. Michael Patterson, 64

June 13, 2011

SEPT. 5, 1946-JUNE 10, 2011

C. Michael Patterson, 64, of Chambersburg, Pa., passed away Friday, June 10, 2011, at Chambersburg Hospital.
He was born Sept. 5, 1946, in Chambersburg, the son of the late Charles W. “Bud” and Mary “Betty” (Schellhase) Patterson.

He was a member of LOOM 842, SAL Post 517 in Mercersburg, Pa., and Fayetteville Fire Department, and was one of the co-founders of the Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club.

Surviving are his wife, Susan (Bulka) Patterson, whom he married Sept. 10, 1966; two sons, Timothy M. Patterson of the Poconos, Pa., and Robert W. (fiance of Mandy Kline) Patterson; a sister, Barbara Hade of Mercersburg; his father-in-law, Michael R. Bulka; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Alvera Bulka (1990).

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2011, at the Norlo Park pavilion, Chambersburg.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Professional arrangements are by Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in honor of C. Michael Patterson to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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