Timothy James Patterson


Timothy James Patterson, 70, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away in his home on January 14, 2019. He was born on September 6, 1948, in Terre Haute, Indiana, to Frank Patterson and Marie (Smith) Patterson.
Timothy served in the United States Navy. He worked and retired after more than 40 years, from International Operating Engineers Union 841. He was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church.
Timothy was a devout Catholic man, who loved his family, and also the country he served. He enjoyed golfing, scuba diving, and spending time at the shooting range. He held membership with the VFW 972. Timothy's family was the love of his life. He was a devoted husband and beloved father. He will be missed by all that knew him. Timothy was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Rozita (Barrett) Patterson; son B.J. Patterson, his wife Brittany; daughter Kerry Patterson; brother Greg Patterson, his wife Pat; and several nieces and nephews.
A mass of Christian burial will be held at 12 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, 2019, in Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 2322 N. 13½ Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, 47804. Father Darvin will officiate. Visitation will be at the church on Thursday, from 10 a.m. until 11:40 a.m. Military honors will begin at 11:40 a.m. Cremation will be scheduled after services. Online condolences may be made at:
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Published on January 15, 2019
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