The Rev. John Willard Patterson, Class of 1951, died on September 21, 2019 in Naples, Florida.
Patterson was ordained to the priesthood by the Rt. Rev. Benjamin M. Washburn. Before moving to Florida, he served in the Diocese of New Jersey as Rector at Church of the Epiphany, Ventnor City; Vicar at St. James’ Memorial Church, Eatontown; St. Andrews the Apostle, Highlands; and Assistant at St. Peter’s Church, Freehold.
Funeral home services are under the supervision of the Neptune Society and Funeral services are being planned in Florida by the family.