Cover photo for Gary L. Patterson's Obituary
Gary L. Patterson Profile Photo
1954 Gary 2021

Gary L. Patterson

December 25, 1954 — July 1, 2021

Gary Lee Patterson, 66, of Eaton St., Hamilton, NY, passed away Thursday, July 1, 2021 at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton.
He was born on December 25, 1954 in Munich, Germany, a son of Neil B. and Doreen A. Duke Patterson. Gary proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1979 until his retirement and honorable discharge in 1993. On March 20, 2009, Gary married Diane Lorettta McKissick in Tennessee. He enjoyed collecting and selling antique glass.
Surviving is his beloved wife, Diane; his children, Neil (Sharon) Patterson, Gary (Diana) Patterson, Jr., all of TN; Loreen Diamond of Norwich; Kimberly Martin of Gilford; Robert (Jme) Martin of NC; Ryan McKissick of Sauquoit; sisters, Linda (Tony) Bond of Burdette; Rhonda (Bill) Quade of Hammondsport; Lisa (Len) Orr of Burdette; Amy (Ken) Vernasky of Healy Lake, MT; Jeanne Patterson of TN; brothers, David (Ruth) Patterson of Horseheads; Norman Patterson of NC; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial Services with military honors will be held at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 25 Broad St., Hamilton on Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 1pm.
Interment is private at the convenience of the family.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gary L. Patterson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, July 11, 2021

Starts at 1:00pm

Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, Inc., Hamilton

25 Broad St., HAMILTON, NY 13346

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree