Bernard "Buddy" Patterson, 79, of Beverly, Ohio passed away on Thursday (April 3, 2014) at his home. He was born on Nov. 6, 1934 in Malta, Ohio to the late Raymond and Emma Gee Patterson.
Buddy was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, a member of American Legion Post #64 and a 50+ year member of Harmar Lodge #390 F.&A.M. He enjoyed umpiring softball games for local leagues.
Buddy is survived by his wife, Jean; two daughters, Terri Bauerbach (Jeff) of Waterford, Ohio, Wendi Jo Patterson of Wisconsin; two granddaughters, Crystal Arnold (Keith) of Westlake, Ohio, Nicole Treadway (Joshua) of Charleston, S.C.; grandson, Aaron Patterson of Wisconsin; and great-grandson, Owen Patterson of Wisconsin.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Patterson.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike St., Marietta 45750. Interment will follow at East Lawn Memorial Park with full military honors. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 6 where a Masonic Service will be held at 7:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the O'Neill Senior Center, 333 Fourth St.,Marietta 45750 or to the Beverly Volunteer Fire Department, 400 7th St., Beverly, Ohio 45715.
Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com.