Baker City, Oregon
Hurchell Franklin “Pat” Pattison, 81, of Baker City, died Jan. 20, 2003.
A memorial will be held Feb. 1, at 1 p.m. at Baker City Christian Church, 2998 Eighth St.
Mr. Pattison was born Dec. 17, 1921, at Gowen, Okla.
He served in the Army Air Corps from 1942 to 1946. He married Lucille Crabtree in July 1959.
He spent 23 years working at Ketchikan Pulp Mill in Ketchikan, Alaska.
Mr. Pattison retired in 1982 and began a ministry of building and remodeling churches for the next 14 years. Then he decided it was time to retire and enjoy a few years fishing on the Snake River.
Survivors include his wife, Lucille Pattison; daughter, Pegi DeWalt; sons, Scott Pattison, Paul Crabtree and Buz Crabtree; sisters, Cleo Chaney and Mary Parks; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Baker City Christian Church or to Hopewell House, 6171 S.W. Capitol Hwy., Portland, OR 97201.
Autumn Funerals and Cremations in Tigard is in charge of arrangements.
Used with permission from: Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, January 31, 2003
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor