Claude Franklin “Frank” Patterson, 85, of Clarksburg, passed away on Monday, September 19, 2022 in Clarksburg. He was born on June 15, 1937 in Clarksburg, a son of the late Claude Patterson and Goldie Green Patterson.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley Jean Clayton Patterson, whom he married on July 25, 1959.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by one son, Mark Patterson and his wife Alicia of Salem; one granddaughter, Nancy Davisson and her husband Zach of Fairmont; two great grandchildren, Rhett and Hattie Davisson.
In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by four brothers and sisters, Don Patterson, Joanne Barberio, Nancy Smith and Margaret Barberio.
Frank was a graduate of Victory High School, Class of 1956. He was a machinist for Continental Can for 32 years until his retirement in 1987. He was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Tenmile. He enjoyed hunting, riding motorcycles, watching football, especially the San Diego Charges and tinkering with cars.
The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff of Clarksburg Nursing and Rehab for their compassionate care of Frank.
Family will receive friends at Davis Funeral Home 124 Olen Thomas Drive, Clarksburg, WV 26301 for visitation Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 12:00 PM until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 PM with Pastor Joe Miller officiating, Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Online condolences can be made on www.DavisFuneralHomeWV.com. Davis Funeral Home is honored to serve the Patterson family.