Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE

Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


WOOSTER – Nina L PATTERSON, 92, of Wooster, passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Smithville Western Care Center.
She was born July 17, 1924 in Portland, Tennessee, the daughter of Henry K and Marguerite Davis Ray.   She married Willis Patterson on October 12, 1942.   He preceded her in death in 1996.
She was a homemaker and a bridal consultant with her sister at the Bridal Gallery.   She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, past president of the Wooster Women’s Service League, member of the Colony Club, Boys Village, Director of Volunteers at Wooster Community Hospital and a member of the Travelers Club.
Surviving are her children, Patricia (William) Gott of Westerville, Kent W. (Patricia) Patterson of Westfield Center, Susan R Jones and Stephen (Ethel) Patterson both of Wooster; grandchildren, Shelley L. Patterson, Jennifer A. Jones, Stephen D. Jones, John D Jack Jones, Karen L. Palmer, Ann M. Patterson, Stephanie Patterson, David Patterson and Michael Patterson; 10 great-grandchildren; a sister, Sally Pickens of Wooster.
In addition to her husband, Nina was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Douglas P. Gott and siblings, Virginia Ray, David Ray, Robert Ray, Kenneth Ray and Henry K. Ray, Jr.
Friends will be received   at the at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster 2 hours prior to the 1:00 p.m. memorial service on Monday, August 22, 2016 with the Rev. Joseph Seebauer officiating.   Burial will be in the Apple Creek Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial contributions to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions
LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

Memorial service Monday, August 22, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home

Monday, August 22, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home


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