Mr. Patten, formerly of Dex-ter, left many friends and family members in the Dexter community.
Funeral Services were conducted in Michigan, and he was interred at Great Lake National Cemetery in Holly, Mich.
A memorial service is planned for Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 in Dexter.
Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Dec. 17 at the First United Methodist Church at 501 S. Walnut St., with Rev. Michael Wood officiating.