Gerald "Jerry" Patterson

Born: Wed., Nov. 19, 1947
Died: Tue., Dec. 24, 2013


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 29, 2013
Location: Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

4:00 PM Sun., Dec. 29, 2013
Location: Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home

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Gerald R. Patterson

Age 66, of Sandyville, passed away Tuesday afternoon in Aultman Hospital.  He was born in Carrollton, a son of the late Raymond and Ruth (Tope) Patterson, resided in Sandyville since 1981, previously Carrollton most of his life.  Jerry was a 1965 graduate of Carrollton High School and 1967 graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics.  He had received his Airplane and Power Plant Inspection Authorization.  He was a 15 year employee of Aitheras Aviation at Burke Lakefront Airport in Cleveland, where he had been Director of Maintenance and also was in Quality Control.  Jerry just received a 45 Year Award for no accidents for the airplanes he maintained all those years.  He was a member of Carrollton United Methodist Church.  He is survived by his wife, Barbara C. Patterson, with whom he celebrated their 32nd Wedding Anniversary on May 9, 2013; two daughters, Katherine Patterson and her fiancé, John Weisburn, of Magnolia, and Molly Patterson, of the home; one son and daughter-in-law, Andrew and Brianna Patterson of East Sparta; one sister and brother-in-law, Sharon and Ronald Clark, and his twin brother and sister-in-law, James and Beverly Patterson, all of Carrollton; also numerous nieces and nephews.  A Memorial Service will be held Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia with Rev. Clifford Hughes officiating.  Friends may call Sunday 2-4 p.m. before the service.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jerry’s memory may be made to the family to help with expenses.  Condolences may be sent to:

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Cindy and Joe Downin
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Soar high among the angels our friend! We love you and miss you. xoxoxo <3

Larry & Donna Howell
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Barb n Family
- So sorry for your loss, know he will be missed so much, we'll miss seeing him walk Daisy. our prayers are with you all..

Mike & Steph Leachman
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Barb, and family, heavy hearts and tears flowing. Our prayers. Are with you all in this difficult time.

Connie L. Cable
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Barb and family......Sorry to hear of Jerry's passing.

Brandee Monroe
   Posted Fri December 27, 2013
Barb and family - we are so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Matt, Brandee, Nash and Raef Monroe

Jim and Melanie
   Posted Fri December 27, 2013
Andy, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May he be at peace with our Father in heaven.

Richard Roush
   Posted Sat December 28, 2013
Jerry was a Good man,Good husband and Good father.He will be missed very much.Barb,stay strong and stay well.

Jerry and Darla
   Posted Sat December 28, 2013
Barb and Family,
We are so, so sorry for your loss!
Please know that you are in our hearts and prayers.

Earl Waggoner
   Posted Mon December 30, 2013
Jim and family.
I just heard the sad news from John Sickafoose. We have not been in touch for many years, but I have known both of you since you were babies. Ray and Ruth were almost like family for me and my mother (Mabel)
Earl ,
Carrollton and Manhattan Beach Calif.

Lori and Dave Wood
   Posted Tue December 31, 2013
To Barb and family. sorry for your loss, he will be missed !

Michele Barnowski
   Posted Sat February 08, 2014
You are all in our thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.