David Macy Patterson, 78, passed away in an accident on Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, at his residence in Martinsville.
Born March 5, 1938, in Greenwood, he was a 1953 graduate of Center Grove High School and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He was active in the Shrine Club, Eagle Riders, American Legion Riders and V.F.W Riders.
Survivors include his wife, Lori Patterson; children, Dave (Angela) Wade, Mike (Becky) Wade and Marianne (Michael) Heaton; stepchildren, Shaun McIlquham, Justin McIlquham and Lance McIlquham; 10 grandchildren, Kerstin Wade, Kevin Wade, Tammy Wade, Katie Wade, Nikki Wade, Ben Wade, Brittany Beasley, Joseph Amick Sara Mooreman and Elizabeth Francis; and step-grandchildren, Mason McIlquham, Brennan Whitmer and Skylar McIlquham.
He was preceded in death by his stepson, Brandon McIlquham.
A celebration of life will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Patterson Property, 7236 Old State Road 37 North, Martinsville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society or Indiana Masonic Home.
Arrangements entrusted to G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at The Gardens at Olive Branch.
Online condolences: www.ghherrmann.com