Sarah Patterson

PATTERSON, Sarah M. Carr, 76, of Wheeling died Sunday, January 12, 2014 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

She was born September 28, 1937 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late William and Mary Jennings Carr.

Sarah was retired from Heartland Lansing and was a Protestant by faith.

In addition to her parents, Sarah was preceded in death by four brothers: two infants and Harry Carr and Albert Wyatt.

Surviving are her beloved husband, Roy Patterson; three sons: Gregory Voltz and his wife Debbie of Douglasville, GA, Mark Voltz and his wife Diana of Bellaire, OH, and Brian Voltz of Wheeling; two stepdaughters, Carolyn “Annie” Patterson of Wheeling and Tina Patterson of Springdale, PA; two sisters, Rose Tralka of CA and Patricia McNabb of NC; and nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received on Thursday, January 16 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, where services will be held on Friday, January 17 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Glen Baker Jr. officiating.

Interment will follow in Parkview Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

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