MONROE, N.Y. – Bernice Patterson, of Monroe, died Wednesday, April 20, in Newburgh. She was 88.
She was born Aug. 2, 1927, in Youngstown, Ohio, to Clayton and Mary Jackson Rose.
She is survived by her husband, James Patterson; children, Daniel Hayes Hammond and Ronald Martin Hammond; grandchildren, Diana Hammond, Ron Hammond, JoHanna Schmid and Kevin Hammond; seven great-grandchildren; and two great great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by three sisters.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, at 2:30 p.m. at Fishkill Rural Cemetery, Fishkill.
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