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  • A Tribute to the Life of Ronald Charles Patterson

    Jul 3, 2021, 10:00 AM US/Central

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Rahsaan Patterson

Ronald Charles Patterson

April 21, 1954 - June 14, 2021

We created this online memorial to celebrate the life of Ronald Charles Patterson. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Click on the heart to let us know you were here and to receive email updates. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

OBITUARY
Ronald Charles Patterson, known to most as Ron, was born on April 21, 1954, in Philadelphia, PA.  Growing up, his household was a mecca for jazz at the direction of his father, John Richard Patterson, which led to his passion for the music.  He often said if he wasn’t listening to jazz, he just wasn’t himself.   Like his father, Ron proved to be a man of music, food, and action.  He was an excellent cook who boasted to have an...  see more
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  • Danielle Patterson
    Daddy I Love You and Think about you EVERYDAY...I Wish it didn't end with us the way it did. I Know I was your number and you was mine. I Love You so MUCH DADDY and your spirit, your life and your essence is still with us ALL. KEEP LIVING DADDY KEEP LIVING.
  • Rahsaan Patterson
    Thank you to everyone who attended the Ronald Patterson Virtual Memorial. If you weren't able to be present for the event, you can still see the recorded version by clicking the link below.
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  • Salema Crawford
    We met Ron and Angie and Jazz in the mid 80’s. They lived just a few hours from us. They clicked with us quickly. Ron was personable and caring. My daughter had an accident and as soon as he found out, he was on the phone calling. That’s how he...  more
  • Salema Crawford
  • Tony McCormick
    Dear Uncle Ron, Firstly, thank you for being a very special person in my life since the day I was born. You embraced me as one of your own. As a leader, a father, a brother, and an uncle to so many us, you were truly an inspiration to all of us. You were...  more
  • Charles Baylor
    To one of the truest friends that a man will ever meet, Ron and I had many common interest such as Jazz, chess, developing business plans, discussing family and many other things. sometimes I felt like he was my older twin. He was left-handed and so am...  more
  • Redd Stom
    My uncle gave me the knowledge to succeed,the strength to over come any obstacles,and the will to never give up. I thank you for that I love I'll miss but you're never forgotten. R.I.P. RCP1 Your nephew and adopted son Robert.
  • Lakia Cox
  • Rahsaan Patterson
    Thank you to all of the friends and family whose pictures contributed to the commemoration of Ron Patterson's life. We have compiled all of these memories into a slideshow to tell Ron Patterson's Story. We hope you enjoy a look at his story.
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  • Warren Campbell
    I'll always remember our talks about jazz trumpeters, business ideas, family, and reaching for the stars. And he really pushed me to up my food game and to drop the potato chips.

    Uncle Ron had great love for his family and friends. He lived life to his...  more
  • Warren Campbell
  • Ari Jaron
    I always called Unc, Mr. “Um Kay”/ Mr. Makey…lol. He used to always have those one-on-ones with me when he came to Atlanta. He always gave me great advice and guidance. Love & miss you Unc.
  • Rafiq Patterson
    In my conversations with Uncle Ron he was equal parts intelligent, insightful, reflective, humorous and encouraging.

    He’s truly missed.
    As he would say “One Love”
  • Millie Bergen Manning
    Ronald and I went to school together one of my good friends from millie bergen
  • Valarie Caldwell
    Ronald was always my big brother. I can remember when him and my sister Angie started going out. I was younger then them. He used to call me bubbles and I used to call him big head. He would say you are the only one allowed to call me that lol. He will...  more
  • Rahsaan Patterson
    Thank you to all of the friends and family whose pictures contributed to the commemoration of Ron Patterson's life. We have compiled all of these memories into a slideshow to tell Ron Patterson's Story. We hope you enjoy a look at his story.
    07:35