Helen F. Patterson

PATTERSON, Helen Faye, 81, of New Cumberland passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014.

Born June 21, 1932, in Ripley, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Minor and Bertha (Wiseman) Kerns.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Justus Kerns; and a sister, Evelyn Freeman.

Surviving are her husband, James Patterson of New Cumberland, whom she married in 1951; two sons, Robert and Dean Patterson both of New Cumberland; six grandchildren; 10 great- grandchildren; and a sister, Justava Allison of Chester.

Visitation will be held at the Nixon Funeral Home in New Cumberland, Tuesday, February 18, 2014, from 2-4 p.m. with a funeral service at 4 p.m.