LIMESTONE AND CARIBOU - Theodore H. Patterson, 81, passed away July 5, 2016 at Caribou. He was born in Caribou, April 25, 1935 the son of the late Theodore D. and Jennie (Little) Patterson.
Mr. Patterson served in the US Army during Korea and was a member of the Lister Knowlton Post 9389 VFW and the Henry B. Pratt Post 15 American Legion. He married Lula Hitchcock, September 11, 1957. He was employed by Beaulieu's Carpentry and then Teleprompter Cable TV for a number of years. Ted was a loving husband, caring father, and was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish.
Surviving in addition to his wife of over 58 years, Lula, of Limestone are four sons and three daughters-in-law, Randy and Cathy Patterson of Mesa, AZ, Buddy and Victoria Patterson of Phoenix, AZ, Ricky and Valerie Patterson of Bangor and Daniel Patterson of Presque Isle, his grandchildren, Jay, Travis, Trevor, Erica, Dalton, Leeza, and Sergi Patterson, and Julia and Sierra Radel, one great-grandchild, Rylee Radel, several nieces and nephews. Mr. Patterson was predeceased by a son, Gerry, one brother, Robert, and two sisters, Olive Everette and Hazel Hersey.
Friends may call at the Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou, from 6 to 8 pm, Thursday, July 7, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 1pm, Friday, from the chapel of the funeral home with the Rev. David Goupille officiating. Interment with military honors will be in the Northern Maine Veterans' Cemetery, Caribou. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com