Obituary

ELZIE MAE PATTERSON

Elzie Mae Patterson, 91, Lake City, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at her residence. Elzie was born in Devonia on July 12, 1928, to the late Albert and Mallie Galbrith Seiber. Elzie was the oldest and a founding member of Anchor of Hope Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by: Parents, Albert and Mallie Seiber; husband, Calvin Coolidge Patterson; sisters, Mary J. Seiber, Elizabeth Rutherford, Rosia Lee Shepherd; brothers, Nelson Seiber and George Smith; and son, Calvin Kent Patterson. Elzie was loved by all. Survivors: Sons, Terry and Joyce Patterson of Clinton, Ted and Rosie Patterson of Clinton, Taffie Patterson of Cleveland, Ohio, George and Sally Patterson of Geneva Lake, Ohio; daughters, Sue and Robert Bunch of Sunbright, Anne and Mike Ruiz of Clinton, Jackie and David Kern of Orwell, Ohio; 21 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; nine great-great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be from 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, at Hatmaker Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Josh Hawkins officiating. Family and friends will meet at noon Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at Galbrith Cemetery in the Marlow Community in Clinton for Elzie’s graveside service.