BUCKSPORT - Robert L. Patterson, youngest child of James and Natalie (Begg) Patterson, died peacefully Feb. 11, 2015, with his loving family by his side. He was born and raised in "Buxpot," the town he loved. He was a kind and generous soul devoted to his family and friends. His nieces and nephews doted on their Uncle Bobbo. Bobby was a gifted storyteller who made everyone around him laugh.
He is survived by his loving wife, Kathy; his daughters, Martha and Rachael; his sister, Jane Paxton; his sister-in-law, Deej Patterson; his brother-in-law, Alan Currier; his niece, Elizabeth; his nephews, Josh and John; and his best friend, John Hyk. He will also be missed by his two dogs and two cats which he loved. Bobby has joined his late parents; brother, Jimmy; sisters, Sally and Polly; and niece, Sarah.
Friends may gather with his family at his friend George MacLeod's restaurant on February 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bucksport Animal Shelter, P.O Box X, Bucksport, ME 04416. Arrangements are under the care of Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home and Cremation Services. www.mitchelltweedie-young.com