EASTHAM, MA - Daniel A. Patterson, 66, passed away surrounded by his family on May 31, 2015 at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was born October 27, 1948 in Presque Isle, ME, the son of Alfred "Gus" and Constance (Laflin) Patterson.
He graduated from Presque Isle High School and Ricker College. He managed the family owned Limestone IGA Foodliner for 27 years and was "Hometown Proud." Danny brought his amazing work ethic with him from Maine to Cape Cod. He opened and managed Mac's Seafood Market in Eastham. His most rewarding job was being a Dad. He enjoyed watching his family grow and making memories that they will surely never forget.
He is survived by his loving wife, Denise Patterson of Eastham, MA; daughter Amanda Young and husband David, their children Jonathan, Nicholas, Corbin & Evelyn; son Daniel Patterson and wife Jodie, their daughter Eliza; son Kyle Patterson and wife Ashley, their daughter Gracelyn; son Branden Patterson; daughter Kassie Patterson, and her daughter Khloe; mother Constance "Connie" Patterson; sister Constance "Nan" Carmichael and husband Barry; brother David Patterson; brother Joseph Patterson and wife Mariah.
He was predeceased by his father, Alfred "Gus" Patterson and brother Steven Patterson.
Family and friends may call 5-8 PM on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at Nickerson Funeral Home in Orleans, MA. His funeral will be held at Nauset Baptist Church in Eastham, MA on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 11 AM. Family and friends will gather following the ceremony for a light lunch and to share memories.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Seamen's Bank, (at any location) "For Benefit of Branden Patterson" or Massachusetts General Hospital Transplant Center, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, memo: In Memory of Danny Patterson.
For online condolences, please visit www.nickersonfunerals.com.