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Information for Leonard L. "Pat" Patterson
15 November, 1904 - 20 December, 1992
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
December, 1992

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Rev. Leonard Patterson
  The Rev, Leonard L. "Pat" Patterson, 88, of Nampa, formerly of Boise, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 1992, at the Nampa hospital.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 28, at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 6500 Overland. Road, Boise.  The Rev, Donald Shrumm, pastor of the church will officiate, assisted by the Revs. Jim Moore of Caldwell and John Pickrell of Boise.  Private family interment will follow later in Parma.  Services are under the direction of Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    The Rev. Leonard L. "Pat" Patterson was born Nov. 15, 1904, at Knowlton, Iowa, to William and Lumma Patterson.
    He married Helen Clara Randolph May 12, 1928, at Kearney, Nebraska.  Leonard entered the ministry and they traveled throughout Nebraska.  They moved to Denver in 1944.  In 1949 they moved to Arizona and pastored in Flagstaff and Phoenix.  In 1961 they moved to Fullerton, California, where he continued pastoring.  He retired in 1973 and they moved to the Boise area.  They later moved to Nampa to make their home.  He and his wife, Helen, started a new church in Phoenix and one in Boise, the Covenant Presbyterian Church.  Mrs. Patterson died Nov. 24, 1992.
    The Rev. Patterson was a member of the Boise Southminster Presbyterian Church.
    He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Dean E. and Linda Patterson, Kennewick, Washington; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
    Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by a son, William R. Patterson; a daughter, Mary Louise Patterson; and a sister, Velma.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    The family suggests memorial contributions to Boise Southminster Presbyterian Church.

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