Helen Faye Patterson, 81

NEW CUMBERLAND-Helen Faye Patterson, 81, of New Cumberland, passed away Saturday, Feb. 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 (Evon) Patterson and Dean Patterson all of New Cumberland; six grandchildren, Jimmy, Ted, Dwayne, Chad, Josh, and Krystle; 10 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Justava Allison of Chester.

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