Patterson Jr., Melvin "John", Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on January 28, 2013. Melvin John Patterson, Jr., was born June 8, 1939 in Saginaw to Melvin J. Sr., and Zana (Selby) Patterson. They predeceased him. Surviving are his children and their families; Ken (Val) Patterson, Melvin (Mikki) Patterson, Matt (Debbie) Patterson, Missy (Mike) Patterson-Boehm, and Vicki Page, his grandchildren: Nicholas (Jonna) Matthew (Jes), Jenean, Tanner, Robert and Jason Patterson and Amber (Dustin) Cody, his great grandchildren; Peyton Harder, Hunter Patterson, and Abby and Caden Cody. John was predeceased by his wife Barbara, his son Mark, and his granddaughter's fiancée Rob Harder. No services are planned at this time. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider their charitable gift to the Salvation Army.