Mary Louise Gragg Patterson, 87, of Vienna, W.Va., passed away Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at the Camden Clark Medical Center, St. Joseph's Campus.
She was born May 12, 1926 in Wood County, W.Va., a daughter of the late Brown M. and Ethel M. Rice Gragg. Mary graduated from Parkersburg High School and was a homemaker.
She enjoyed crocheting, cross stitching, trips to the Amish country, traveling, shopping, and reading, but most of all she dearly loved her family.
Mary is survived by her two daughters, Linda Dye and her husband Gary of Jacksonville, Fla., and Amy Sinclair and her husband Mark of Vienna; grandchildren, Doug (Rhonda) Dye, Mary (Fred) Fletcher of Jacksonville, Fla.., Lindsey and David Sinclair of Vienna; great-grandchildren, Thomas (Tad) and Aidan Dye, Clayton and Morgan Fletcher; one brother Robert (Bob) Gragg of Parkersburg; one sister Jean Tackett of Washington, W.Va. ; a sister-in-law Anna Maria Gragg and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Lawrence C. "Pat" Patterson on May 10, 2006; one sister June Gragg and a brother Junior Gragg.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at the Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 3005 Grand Central Ave., Vienna with Pastor Scott Shawver officiating. Interment will follow at the Sunset Memory Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home and one hour prior to services on Friday.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lamberttatman.com.