Lois Anna Patterson, 70, of Petitcodiac, passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Moncton Hospital Thursday, May 4, 2023. Born August 11, 1952 in Moncton, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Irene (Thorne) Patterson of Petitcodiac. Predeased by brothers Raymond Patterson and Bob Patterson, sister Betty Rhyno (Killam) and infant brother Alan Patterson. Survived by sister Linda Marshall , sisters-in-law Ann Patterson and Diane Patterson, cousins Charlene Thorne and Gordon Thorne.
Survived by and sadly missed by her loving son Adam Joseph Sadlowski of Burlington, Ontario, nieces Shelley Killam-Farr, Jackie Marshall, Leeann Maye, Kylla Dobbie, nephews Jonathan Killam, the late Johnny Marshall, Gregory Patterson, Gavin Patterson, Derek Roy Patterson and Julian Patterson as well many great nieces and great nephews as well.
Lois was born in Moncton and raised in Petitcodiac in her younger years and also lived in Ontario into her teenage years. She moved back to New Brunswick with her parents when she was 16 then married at the age of 20 and moved to Ontario where she spent many wonderful years of her life with friends and family. For many years she worked as a cook at youth schools and daycare centres as she loved children. Prior to that, she also worked at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for almost 20 years. Lois also volunteered at the Halton Helping Hands and the March of Dimes helping the elderly, handicapped and the disabled. She came back to her beloved New Brunswick 10 years ago to enjoy her retirement years.
Lois loved to bake; she loved a wide range of music and loved to dance. She was very outgoing and enjoyed going for drives in the country, antiquing or looking for a great restaurant to eat at along the way. She loved spending time with family and friends who were very dear to her. Lois was a woman of faith and loved country churches. She loved to collect things her favorite being angels and water globes.
Lois will be dearly missed but remembered with fond memories and has left an indelible mark on all our hearts.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Salisbury Funeral Home, 506-372-4800. A funeral service for Lois will be held on May 11th at 11:00am from the Petitcodiac Baptist Church. Interment will take place at a later date from the Maplewood Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.keirsteads.ca