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Martha A. Patterson

09/14/1938 - 04/14/2023


Obituary For Martha A. Patterson

Martha A. Patterson, 84, of Warren, RI passed away on Friday, April 14, 2023 with her loving family by her side. A daughter of the late Everett and Mildred (Johnson) Robinson and the beloved wife Robert T. Patterson, Martha was a lifelong resident of Warren. Martha was lucky enough to marry her High School sweetheart, Robert, and the two shared 66 years together. Martha worked for Amica Insurance for 22 years, until her retirement in 1999. In her free time. She loved to go skiing, ice skating and camping. Martha loved cooking and was often found in the kitchen preparing meals for her family. An avid gardener, Martha was known to have the gift of a green thumb and could make just about anything grow and thrive. But, most of all, she loved to spend time with her family. In addition to her loving husband, Robert, Martha is survived by her sons, David T. Patterson and his wife Kristin of Barrington, RI and James F. Patterson of Warren, RI; her grandchildren, Ryan Patterson and his wife Tiffany of Johnston, RI and Rachael Patterson of Warren, RI; and her sister-in-law, Joan Robinson of Warren, RI. She was the sister of the late Everett Robinson Jr. Services are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd. Warren, RI where the family will receive relatives and guests for Visitation on Monday, April 17 from 5-7PM. A Funeral will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 9AM followed immediately by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary of the Bay Church, 645 Main St. Warren, RI. Burial will be at St. Jean the Baptiste Cemetery, Greenlawn St. Warren, RI. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Visiting Nurse Home and Hospice, 1185 E. Main Rd. Portsmouth, RI 02871. For directions or tributes, please visit

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  • 04/23/2023

    Bob, please accept my condolences on the death of your lovely wife Martha. I'm an old friend of her's from high school. The last time I saw her was at our 50th reunion and I remember her well from high school. She was always a sweet lady. I also remember that you and I spent some time talking at the reunion and I enjoyed your company. Vic Roy, Arlington, VA

  • 04/17/2023

    Dave, My condolences to you and your family, our prayers are with you. Leon Tikoian/NWCC

  • 04/17/2023

    My deepest sympathy to David and your entire family. May your memories give you peace. Jill Anania

  • 04/16/2023

    Dave, Kristen, Ryan and Rachel, We are so sorry to hear about your Mom and Grandmom, and we are praying for peace for you and your family. 💜 Peace..Jack and MJ Coffey and family

  • 04/16/2023

    Martha & Bob were two of my very friends, in my younger years. I pray that she is resting in peace. God Bless; Tony MacDougall

  • 04/16/2023

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • 04/15/2023

    God bless Auntie Martha. She was so loving and caring. May she rest in peace with Jesus, Blessed Virgin Mary, St. Joseph and all the angels and saints. She was a wonderful aunt. Our sincerest condolences. - Kathy and the Sarasin Family 🙏

  • 04/15/2023

    We are so saddened for the Loss of Dear Aunt Martha and send our Deepest Sympathy & Prayers to All the Family! She was such a beautiful, loving & caring Aunt and will be missed dearly! May "God" Bless her & May she R.I.P. Anne Marie & John Motta

  • 04/15/2023

    Martha was a wonderful person with a smile that could light up a room, she will be missed.. Rest in peace Martha

  • 04/15/2023

    Dear Uncle Bob, David & Jimmy, Please accept our deepest condolences on Auntie Martha's passing. Uncle Bob, you did an amazing job caring for her. God bless you all. Peace & Comfort, Theresa, Stephen, Joé & Sophia DeRiso

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