Pauline Virginia Patton, 89, of Granite City, passed away Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at Gateway Regional Medical Center.
She was born Nov. 22, 1925, in Buena Vista, Ark., the daughter to Phillip Earl and Syble Gertrude (nee: Williams) Richardson. She married William Franklin Patton in East St. Louis, he preceded her in death.
Also preceding her in death were her parents and two brothers, James and Junior Richardson.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Garry) Tipton of Granite City; son, Frank Patton of Granite City; two grandchildren, Janice Tipton of Granite City and Gary Tipton of Indiana; two great-grandchildren, Austin and Grace Tipton; and two brothers, Joe (Henrietta) Richardson of Sorento, Ill., and Gene (Betty) Richardson.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at Wojstrom Funeral Home and Crematory in Granite City, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Good Bread Cemetery in Gorham, Ill. Memorials can be made to Faith In The Word Church. Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com.