March 10, 1949 - November 4, 2012 Resided in Fenton, MI
PATTERSON, Larry Wayne - Age 63, of Fenton formerly of Adrian, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2012. Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Faith Baptist Church, 4518 E. Silver Lake Road, Linden, with Pastor Jack McMaster officiating. Burial in Ogden Zion Cemetery, Ogden Township. Visitation will be held at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton on Tuesday from 6-9 PM, Wednesday from 1-4 and 6-9 PM, and at church Thursday from 10:00 until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the Larry W. Patterson Memorial Fund. Larry was born March 10, 1949 in Wauseon, OH, the son of William and Delilah Jane (Howdyshell) Patterson. He married Diane M. VanGoethem Kishpaugh September 30, 1989 in Linden. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church. Larry enjoyed camping, hunting, family reunions and was an avid U of M football fan. Surviving are: wife, Diane; 7 children, Kelly and husband Bill Underhill, Jodi and husband Dave Perez, Jeff Patterson, Kari and husband Brian Watkins, Joe IV and wife Kim Kishpaugh, Kaitlyn Patterson, and Jesse Patterson; 12 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; siblings, Darlene and husband Richard Waldfogel, Bill and wife Sandy Patterson, Ronnie and wife Paula Patterson, and Liz and husband Rick Coy; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Denise Powers. Online tributes may be posted on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com.