The Chronicle Herald (Metro)
PATTERSON, Douglas C.
Age 89, of Moncton, N.B., and formerly of Oxford, passed peacefully into the presence of his Lord in McNair Manor, Moncton, N.B., on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Born in Linden, he was a son of the late Harold and Caroline (Batstone) Patterson. Doug was a loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle and brother. In his early years he worked on the family farm in Linden. After marrying Bea Cutcliffe, they purchased their own farm in West Pugwash. Doug joined The Windsor Salt Company in Pugwash and worked there for over 35 years. Throughout his life, he attended Gospel Halls in Port Howe, and Moncton, N.B. Doug will be missed by his family and friends; his daughters, Janet Good (Gary) of Avon Park, Fla.; Eunice Hodgkins (David) of Cape Traverse, P.E.I.; and Elaine Gaudreault (Yves) of Sackville, N.B.; sons, Richard (Jennifer) Patterson and David (Angela) Patterson, both of Moncton, N.B.; and Kevin (Karen) Patterson of Oxford; grandchildren, Katherine, Kristen (Jonny), Kayla (Tim), Kevin, David (Julie), Clara, Annie, Sadie, Robert, Karissa (Alejo), Patrick, Selina and Daniel; as well as his brother, Lawrence (Wilma) Patterson and sister-in-law, Shirley Patterson; and sister, Marjorie (Roy) Harvey. Many nieces and nephews also mourn his passing. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Bea; and brothers, Hiel (Margaret), Cecil, Ernest and infant brother Gerald. Visitation hours in Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Rd., Moncton, N.B. (506858-1995) on Thursday, July 22nd from 6-9 p.m. The funeral service for Doug is entrusted to the guidance of Fergusons Funeral Home and will be held in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, N.S. on Friday, July 23rd, at 2 p.m. All are welcome to this outdoor service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Moncton Gospel Hall Building Fund or Heart and Stroke Foundation of New Brunswick. Online condolences at: www.fergusonsfuneralhome.com