Sept. 27, 1909-Oct. 6, 2004
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Anna M. Patterson, 95, died Wednesday (Oct. 6, 2004) at Lakeview Manor in Lawrence, Kan.
She was born Sept. 27, 1909, to Frank and Mary (Klasiner) Eiznhamer in Chicago, Ill.
She married Thomas R. Patterson. The couple divorced in 1954. He preceded her in death in 1976.
She moved to Lawrence in 1948 from Cloud, Colo. She worked as a cook for several restaurants and cooked for the University of Kansas for nine years. She retired in 1974.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Drake in December of 2003.
Survivors include her daughter, Amanda Barnes of Baldwin City, Kan.; sons, Joe and Bob, both of Lawrence, George Patterson of McCook and James Patterson of Gulfport, Miss.; sister, Bessie Wilhoff of Clay Center, Kan.; 16 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be planned at a later date.
Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home of Lawrence is in charge of the arrangements.