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PEKIN ~ Lottie C. Patterson, 74, of Pekin, passed away at 2:27 a.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at UnityPoint Health - Methodist in Peoria.

Born March 14, 1943 in Peoria to Max and Elsie (Ellinger) Glass, she married Larry Eugene Patterson, Sr., on March 18, 1961 in Peoria.  He survives.

Also surviving are one son, Larry (Karen) Patterson of Pekin; three daughters, Christy Patterson of Pekin, Stacy (Greg) Woods of Creve Coeur and Stephanie Patterson of Pekin; two grandchildren, Andrew (Marianne) Miles of New York and Brody Woods of Peoria and one brother, James Glass of Pekin.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother and one sister.

Lottie worked for Community Care Systems part time as an in home caregiver for 20 years.  She was a giving person and loved to take care of people.

She was a member of the Pekin North Congregation of Jehovah Witnesses.

Her memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Pekin.  Elder David Blundy will officiate.  There will be no visitation.  Cremation rites have been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pekin North Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2726 Broadway Road, Pekin, IL 61554.

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