Nanna E Patterson, 95, of Warren, OH and formerly of Morgantown, WV, died of natural causes October 16,2018, at St. Joseph Hospital, Warren. She was born April 7,1923 in Morgantown, West Virginia, the eldest daughter of Thomas J Patterson and Helen R. Patterson Johnston.
Nanna graduated from Monongalia High School, Class of 1942 and continued on to Spellman College, where she was a member of the AKA sorority. She attended West Virginia University for her master degree in teaching. Nanna then moved on and helped hundreds of children throughout her career teaching in Preston County, West Virginia and Warren City School District, Ohio.
She was predeceased by her father and mother as well as several siblings, including Elexzinya Hayes, Nona Jones, Thomas J Patterson Jr., Leland F. Patterson and Francine Ward. Nanna is survived by her younger brother, Robert F. Patterson of Cortland, Ohio as well as her many nieces and nephews that saw her as a motherly figure. She believed you got out of life what you put into.
A service of remembrance will be held at 11 am on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Dering-Henson Funeral Home, 156 Foundry Street, Morgantown, West Virginia. Burial will follow in East Oak Grove Cemetery.
Caring services are provided by Dering-Henson Funeral Home.
Condolences online at www.dering-henson.com
Nanna passed on October 16, 2018
Visitation will be 10:00 - 11:00 am Saturday, October 20, 2018