Shirley PATTERSON

PATTERSON Shirley Ann 1935-2008 On October 4, 2008 Shirley passed away following a long and valiant battle with cancer. Her family and friends will miss her presence in their lives, her positive attitude and tireless work ethic. She held her family close to her throughout her life and touched us all deeply with her love and support. Shirley and George lived in the Lloydminster area until 1992. They then moved to the Elnora area where they lived until her passing. She is survived by George, her husband of 56 years, one daughter, Dianne (Rob) Zackowski of Elnora, two sons, Arthur (Charlotte) Patterson of Blackfoot, Brent (Shelley) Patterson of Mannville, along with grandchildren, Jason (Kris) Zackowski of Red Deer, Cam (Erin McIver) Zackowski of Calgary, Marina (Tyler) Prediger of Lloydminster, Ilana Zackowski of Red Deer, Harmony (Jonathan Freeman) Patterson of Beaverlodge, Jeffrey (Kori) Patterson of Kitscoty, Tanisha Patterson of Mannville and great-grand- children Duncan and Adam Zackowski of Red Deer and Alexander Patterson of Kitscoty. She also leaves behind two sisters, Linda (Bob) Brown and Peggy (Cecil) Flynn both of Lloydminster; sister-in-laws Janet Beek and Violet (Richard) Pinske of Lloydminster, Dorothy Patterson of Lacombe, Isa (Pete) Dobranski of Rimbey, Kay Patterson of Camrose, Alice Knox of Edmonton, and brother-in-law Walter Patterson of Stettler, along with many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. A private memorial will occur in Elnora. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences may be e-mailed to pwinds@telus.net. Arrangements entrusted to PRAIRIE WINDS FUNERAL HOME Trochu, Alberta 403-442-2200