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Nancy Mae Patterson, 88, of Plato, died Feb. 23, 2022, in Plato.

She was born Jan. 26, 1934, in Kansas City, Mo. to Olaf and Elvira Lind Ostlund.

Nancy was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Russell Ervin Patterson Jr., and one son-in-law, Marice “Darrell’’ Arnold.

She worked for many years at Hallmark in Kansas City and retired from there. In her free time, she enjoyed gardening and flowers.

Survivors include her children, Corinne Cox and husband Dan of Michigan; Susan Voyles of Kansas City; and Lisa Arnold of Plato; nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

No services will be held for Nancy Mae Patterson. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens at a later date under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.

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