William L. Patterson, 79, of Chicago Ridge, died Dec. 2 at home. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on Dec. 5. A chapel service was held at the funeral home on Dec. 6. Burial was at Beverly Cemetery.
Mr. Patterson is survived by his wife, Sarah; his daughters, Marianne Michells, Judy Dalu and Patricia Patterson; her son, William F. Patterson; and six grandchildren.
Mr. Patterson was born in Ryan, Iowa.