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Paul Francis Patterson

Passed 02/07/2021

Obituary For Paul Francis Patterson

Paul Francis Patterson. 80, a lifelong resident of Warren, died Sunday February 7th. He was the beloved husband of Alice (Sebastian) Patterson for 53 years. He was son of the late John B. and Frances V. (Mikulski) Patterson.
Paul was a 1958 graduate of the former Warren High School. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict until his honorable discharge in 1965 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma. He was a steel worker for ten years for C.G. Brunkow; a Tool Maker for ten years at BA Ballou; a custodian for 16 years before retiring from the Bristol Warren School District in 2002. He was a member of Bay State Street Machines.
Paul was the loving father of Paula Ormond and her husband Greg of Warren. Grandfather to Britney Ormond and Justin Ormond and his wife Halena. He was the great grandfather of Scarlett V. Ormond. He leaves a brother Samuel Patterson and his wife Elsie of Warren. He was also the brother of the late John B. Patterson, Jr. and his wife Lucille, half brother of the late George, William and Joseph Bell. He leaves several nieces and nephews in the Patterson and Bell Families.
Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services. Calling hours will be held Friday, 9am at St Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Avenue, Warren, RI. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10am. A mask must be worn and all COVID restrictions will be observed. Burial with Full Military Honors will follow in St Marys Cemetery, Bristol.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the WFD Rescue Squad, 1 Joyce Street, Warren, RI 02885 or the American Heart Association, 1 State St UNIT 200, Providence, RI 02908
Paul and his wife Alice enjoyed 29 years as Country Line and Couple Dance Instructors, enjoying the company of many friends and still enjoyed all the wonderful people who Danced into their lives., creating many long-long friendships. So just remember:
If you every get the chance to sit it out or dance, Please, Dance, Dance, Dance!
Thank you for all the lovely friendships and memories. Alice and Paul Patterson.
Keepinit Country and Keepinit Fun. XXOO Going your way with A Big Hug too!

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Dear Alice and family: Please accept my deepest condolences for your loss. Paul was a very nice man. May your many happy memories that him bring you peace and comfort. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
- Sarah Klein
Dear Alice and Family, Very sorry for your loss. Paul was a real "salt of the earth" kind of guy and will be missed by many. Lorraine and I know that your faith will keep you and your family going. Love Lorraine and Richard
- Sarah Klein
Alice and Paula and to rest of your family. I was so sorry to hear of Paulâ??s passing. But let it be known that he is up in heaven getting a line dancing club together. Until you me him again! Love Ellen Jennings
- Sarah Klein
Alice, I am so sorry to hear of Paulâ??s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.ð???ð??¼ Sharon Reynolds
- Sarah Klein
Dear Alice and Family, very sorry for the loss of your beloved Paul. Our memories of seeing you and Paul happily western dancing will forever be with us and in our hearts. We will sadly miss Paul. Love Armand and Marcia
- Sarah Klein
Alice, I am so sorry for the loss of Paul. He was just the sweetest person, so kind and considerate. You will se him again. May he Rest In Peace. ð???ð??»â?¤ï¸?
- Sarah Klein
Steve and I are so very sorry for your loss. We have so many memories of Mishnock Barn and dance weekends at East Hill Farms and other weekends. We will keep all of you in our prayers. Sending hugs and love. Steve and Betty Koczan
- Sarah Klein
Sincere condolences to the Patterson family. May you be blessed with wonderful memories.
- Sarah Klein
Alice, Bernie and I are so sorry to learn of Paulâ??s passing. We were truly blessed when we meet you both at The Barn. We will forever cherish the time we spent together, Whether it was dancing or chatting the night away! Praying that all the wonderful memories of your time together will sustain you during this difficult time. Keeping you and Your Family in our thoughts and prayers!!!! Love Beth Long and Bernie Delicato.
- Sarah Klein
Dear Alice , We are so very sorry for your loss - we loved dancing and sharing stories with you & Paul at the Mishnock Barn . We are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers .ð??? Sincerely, Ron ( Cowboy ) and Linda Rioux
- Sarah Klein
Alice I have been praying for you and your beloved Paul. I will always remember how heartwarming it was to be in the company of the two of you because the love that you shared for each other was so clearly seen. Please know that Paul will live forever in the hearts of all who were blessed to know him. Love, Sarah
- Sarah Klein

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