Brenda L. Patterson


Brenda L. (Connor) Patterson, 60, of Nineveh, IN. passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born June 25, 1957 in Indianapolis, IN. to Charles and Marilyn (Hale) Connor.

She married Kyle E. Patterson on December 30, 1995 in Greenwood, he survives.

She was a graduate of Quincy High School in Quincy, IL, and attended college. She had been a purchasing manager for Cummins in Columbus, IN. for 30 years. She was involved in service projects and organizations thru Cummins, and volunteered with many organizations.

She enjoyed antiquing, golfing, grafting, gardening, and interior decorating. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren, family, and loved boating, cocktail cruises, and dancing.

Survivors include her husband Kyle E. Patterson of Nineveh, IN., daughter Amy Broaddus of Franklin, IN., three grandchildren Aspen Poole, Shiloh Poole, and Kaleb Broaddus, and her brother Steve Wilson of Quincy, IL. She was preceded in death by her parents.

There will be a gathering time for family and friends on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center 300 South U.S. 31 (Morton Street) in Franklin, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana University Simon Cancer Center in care of the Indiana University Foundation P.O. Box 7072 Indianapolis, IN. 46207.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: 317-738-0202.