Theresa (Terri) Patterson, 48, of Oshawa, Ont., passed away Saturday, Sept. 19, 1998 at Oshawa General Hospital. She was born Nov. 18, 1949 in Sturgeon Falls, Ont. to the late Ralph Laurence and surviving Emma Laurence.
Terri worked and lived in Fort Frances between 1986 and 1996, when she moved to Oshawa for health reasons.
Terri enjoyed travelling, shopping, and was a devoted Bingo player. She always enjoyed spending time with her friends and family, and always had a special love for her family.
She also was predeceased by her granddaughter, Katherina Helps.
Terri is survived by her husband, Paul Patterson; four daughters, Michelle Helps, Bonnie Patterson, Christina Patterson of Fort Frances, and Paulette Patterson of Pickering, Ont.; six grandchildren, David, Desirée, John-Paul, Tyson, Tyrick, and Jesse; sister, Jackie Pharand of Oshawa; and brother, Robert Laurence of Florida.
Funeral services were held in Oshawa on Sept. 23, 1998.
In memoriam donations can be made to The Canadian Liver Foundation.