Caroline Patterson, 71, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, departed this life Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
She was born August 17, 1945 in McKeesport, PA, daughter of the late Margaret Holmes Chatman and John Greene; she was also preceded in death by son, George Patterson, III.
Caroline was a member of Morning Star Baptist Church and previously sang in the Inspirational Choir. She loved to travel, shop, read and interior design. She retired from many years as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Survivors include loving husband, George Patterson, Jr.; daughter, Stephanie (Darwin Melchoir) Patterson of Bowie, MD; daughter-in-law, Tammi Patterson of McKeesport; grandchildren, Ashayla Patterson of Charlotte, NC and George (Daeja) Thomas Patterson, IV of Carrick; great-granddaughters, Isabella Patterson and Noel Patterson of Pittsburgh; sister-in-law, Cheryl Patterson of Pittsburgh, PA and eight surviving brothers and sister-in-laws; nieces, nephews, cousins, and many loving friends.
Friends will be received Monday from 4-8 p.m. at Morning Star Baptist Church, 307 Shaw Avenue, Clairton, Pennsylvania, where service will be held Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Gloria Ruffing officiating.
Interment will follow in the McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, Pennsylvania.
Arrangements entrusted to the Robert A. Waters Funeral Home, Inc., McKeesport, PA.
Originally published June 15, 2017.