Evelyn Patterson (Sherman)
Evelyn Marie Patterson, age 94, La Cygne, Kansas passed away on Friday June 16, 2017 at Vintage Park of Paola. She was born on January 24, 1923 at La Cygne, Kansas the daughter of Percy William and Myrtle Marie Nothstine Sherman. She graduated from La Cygne High School. She married Robert Dean Patterson on January 11, 1942. He preceded her in death on August 15, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two sons, Marvin and Randy Patterson, two brothers, Wayne and Marvin Sherman, two sisters, Marjorie Virgin and Madeline Sherman. She was a member of the Amsterdam Baptist Church. Evelyn is survived by a son, Tom Patterson and wife Lyn, two daughters, Rita Parson and husband Mike Krone and Kandi Davis, a daughter in law, Linda Lewis, a brother, James Sherman, two sisters, Ruth Poole and Alice Beemer, five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Evelyn was a simple woman who cared deeply for her family.
Graveside service will be held 11 am Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the Oak Lawn Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to Camp Kersey or City Union Mission in care of the Schneider Funeral Home, P.O. Box 304, La Cygne, Kansas 66040. On line condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, La Cygne Chapel.