Doris Arlene Patterson . Johns, Michigan
Formerly of Lansing, Michigan, Doris Arlene Patterson died May 11, 2006 at the age of 84.
She was born on May 21, 1921 in Olivet, MI, the daughter of Dorion and Helen (Hoffner) Raidel.
She was co-author of a book on genealogy, "Messenger Family in Portage and Geauga Counties, Ohio"; was an avid genealogist; and an active member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Doris married Hollis B. Patterson December 26, 1937 in Indiana.
Doris is survived by her husband; daughter, Janet (Bruce) Cornelius; son, Douglas (Gloria) Patterson; grandchildren, Steven Dodos, Lenny (Noreen) and Erik Patterson; and great-grandchildren, Christopher Dodos, Jennifer (Grady) Fallon, Benjamin Dodos, Justin and Jesse Patterson. In addition to her parents,
Doris was preceded in death by her grandsons, Anthony Dodos and Patrick Patterson.
Private services have already been held and burial will be at a later date.