Clifford Patterson

SWANTON –Clifford Patterson, age 69, passed away on December 4, 2021, at his home with his loving family by his side.

He was born in Saint Albans on July 15, 1952, to Clifford Floyd and Shirley Patterson.

Clifford was known as a kind, loving, and caring man; he was an avid outdoor man who enjoyed guns, hunting, fishing, and his trips to Laconia for Bike Week. He retired as St. Albans Chief of Police, in 2005, serving 35 years on the force.

Clifford is survived by his mother Shirley Patterson, his children, Lee Patterson, and his wife Korri, Bruce Miller, Todd Miller, Tammy Annichiarico and husband Peter, Shannon Moore and husband Thomas, and Shelby Wyckoff; 13 loving grandchildren; siblings, Debbie Bluto, Alford Patterson, Delia Martin and husband Ed, Robert Patterson, and Ricky Patterson; his fiancé Paulette Cameron and her children Katrina Westerling, Michelle Martell and Josh Cameron.

He was predeceased by his wife Trudy Patterson, his dad Clifford Floyd Patterson, his daughter Wendy Miller Patterson, his sister Becky Patterson, and his brother Louis Patterson.

Family and friends are invited to Clifford’s Life Celebration events to include visitation on Friday, December 10, 2021 from 5:00 pm -7:00 pm at Goss Life Celebration Home, 89 Grand Ave., Swanton, VT 05488.

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