Dorothy Francis Patterson, of Durham, died Friday morning at Hillcrest Convalescent Center. She was 89 years old and a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
Mrs. Patterson was born in Fair Haven, NJ to the late John Francis and Gertrude Bull Lang.
Mrs. Patterson is survived by her daughter, Patricia Cassidy and husband, Ted of Hillsborough; her son, Jhn L. Patterson and wife Dianne of Red Bank, NJ; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, John Henry Patterson and her brother, Lt. Col. John William Lang.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 AM Monday at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Red Bank, NJ.
Local Arrangements are with Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.