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Lillian (Gerding) Patterson

January 14, 1938 ~ August 15, 2018 (age 80)

Lillian Patterson, 80 of Eldon, Missouri passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Jefferson City Manor in Jefferson City, Missouri.  She was born January 14, 1938 in Warrenton, Missouri the daughter of the late Leroy and Donna E. (Cobb) Gerding.  On July 25, 1998 in Russellville, Missouri she was united in marriage to John Patterson who survives of the home.

Other survivors,


Daughters, Sherry Hirschvogel (Roger) of Russellville, MO; Jerri Lynn Bergman (Larry) of Eldon, MO


Son, John M. Patterson (Katie) of Bangor, MA


Brother, Donald Gerding (Vicki) of the state of CA


Six Grandchildren & Five Great Grandchildren


A son, Harold Bergman and a daughter, Trudy Bergman preceded her in death.


She loved spending time with loved ones, friends and her fur babies.  She was very involved in several theater groups including E-Act, the Lake Ozark Performing Arts and Linkville Players in Oregon.  She dearly enjoyed painting, music and mostly coloring with her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.


Visitation will be Friday, August 24, 2018 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO with a Memorial Service beginning at 2:00 PM with Pastor Deloris Cullom officiating.  Private Family Interment will be held at a later date.


Memorials in her name are suggested to the Friends of Animals of Eldon, MO.


Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.       

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