Edith Patterson, 71, of Peoria and formerly of McLeansboro, passed away 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Sharon Health CAre Willows in Peoria. She was born Nov. 16, 1943, in Kiel, Germany, the daughter of Wilhelm Mularczyk and Lisa (Wichert) Mularczyk. She married Quentin Eugene Patterson on May 24, 1974. Survivors include her husband, Quentin “Duke” Patterson of McLeansboro; one daughter, Denise Patterson of McLeansboro; one son, Bryan Patterson of McLeansboro; and two grandchildren, Brandon and Jessie Patterson of McLeansboro. She was preceded in death by her parents. She was a homemaker. She loved to paint. There will not be a visitation or a funeral service at this time. The burial of ashes will be held at a later date. Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro is in charge of all of the arrangements.
Published on  March 9, 2015