Roger (Scrooge) W. Patterson, 85, of Crozet, Virginia, died at his residence on April 20, 2014, the son of the late Earl Stanley Patterson and Mary Woodson Patterson. He was preceded in death by four brothers, Stanley, JD, Carlton, Frank Patterson, and two sisters, Ann Abrahamson and Martha Jane Owens.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Patterson of Crozet, two children, Dinah Adcock and husband Robert of White Hall and Rachael Collins and husband Luke of Crozet; three sisters, Dorothy Jones of Stuarts Draft, Grace Morris of Ruckersville, and Katherine Coffee of Afton; and nine grandchildren.
Roger worked at Western Albemarle High School as head maintenance supervisor, was a carpenter and bricklayer, and built his own home and homes for his children.
He was a member of the King Solomon Lodge of Crozet for 63 years.
Family suggest that memorial contributions be made to the Crozet United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 70, Crozet, VA 22932 or Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 188, Crozet, VA 22932.
A graveside service was held April 22 at Hillsboro Cemetery in Crozet. Rev. Doug Forrester officiated.
Anderson Funeral Home handled arrangements.