Mark Patterson, 50, of Truxton NY, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer in Philadelphia, PA. He was born June 5, 1963 in Buffalo, NY.
Mark was raised and educated in the Medina/Buffalo area graduating from Medina H.S. in 1981. While living in the Cortland area, Mark was employed at Pall Trinity for over 26 years. He enjoyed golfing, attending concerts, and was an avid Washington Redskins fan. His family will cherish his memory always.
He is survived by fiance'e, Tammy Van Cise; his children, Laura (Josh Fassett) Patterson, Josh (Katelyn Parshall) Patterson, Ashley (Sarah Fasching) Keep, Sarah (Steven Vogel) Patterson, T.J. Keep, Tyler Patterson; his parents, Neil (Bonnie) Patterson; his brothers, Raymond (Kim) Patterson, Michael Patterson; grandchildren Destiny, Noah, Jonah, McKenna, and Arianna; his former wife, Kelley Lawler Patterson; nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Calling hours will be on Saturday from 4-7 PM at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland NY, 10345. A celebration of Mark's Life with a time of sharing will be on Sunday at 10 AM at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home. Family and friends are invited to gather at Coach's Corner, Elm St., Cortland for the Washington Redskin's game this Sunday at 1 PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Lung Association of CNY, 1595 Elmwood Ave., Rochester NY, 14620.
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