Cover photo for George Patterson's Obituary
George Patterson Profile Photo
1948 George 2023

George Patterson

August 23, 1948 — July 23, 2023


George William Patterson, 74, of Frostburg, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, July 23, 2023, after a four and half-year battle with Glioblastoma Brain Cancer.

Born on August 23, 1948, to the late James and Eleanor "Tiny" Patterson. In addition to his parents, he is preceded by his siblings, Carolyn Miller and James "Bruz" Patterson. He was also preceded in death by Harry Fatkin who was like a father to him.

Mr. Patterson was a committed Christian and had previously attended Trinity Assembly of God in Midlothian. He read his bible daily, loved the Lord and was ready to meet Him. George was always talkative, never met a stranger and would do anything for you. He met a special friend while he was in the nursing home, Darrell Glass who was a prayer warrior who prayed for him every day when he came to visit his wife.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Jane "Janie" Patterson; children, Eric Patterson and wife Selena, Susan Booth and husband Dirk; grandchildren, Aaron Patterson, Abbey Patterson and finance Ryan Einzel; great grandchildren, Lilly, Lucy and Grant; sister, LaVonne Clise and husband Jim; sister-in-law, Kathy Forman and husband Dave; sister-in-law Ceil Patterson; numerous nieces and nephews that he loved dearly; many friends and his cat, Maggie.

Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Avenue, Frostburg, MD on Friday, July 28, 2023 from 6 to 8 pm and Saturday July 29, 2023 from 2-3 pm.

Memorial service will be held at Durst Funeral Home on Saturday, July 29, 2023 at 3 pm with Rev. Jim Jeffries officiating.

Inurnment will be held privately.

Memorial Donations in George's honor can be given to Glioblastoma Foundation, P.O. Box 62066 Durham, NC 27715.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of George Patterson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Friday, July 28, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Memorial Service

Saturday, July 29, 2023

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 2751

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree