Oolitic – Ronnie K. Patton, 74, of Oolitic, died at 8:49 pm on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Garden Villa.
Born March 26, 1943, in Sullivan, IN, he was the son of Chester and Dorothy Elizabeth (Holtsclaw) Patton. He married Auda Diane Thomas on July 17, 1966 and she preceded him in death on February 19, 1993. He retired as an electronics technician at NWSC Crane and a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Barrett and husband, Jim, of Bedford and Auda Marie Wooten and husband, Jerry, of Austin, IN; four grandchildren, Stephanie Lake and husband, Stephen, Shane Hackler, and wife, Courtney, Matthew Lintz, and Stevie Lintz, all of Bedford; four sisters, Pauline Lenhart, of Terre Haute, Linda Wilson, of Plainfield, Dorothy Ollivier, of Toledo, OH and Sharon Payne Harper, of Bloomington. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, two brothers, Vernon Patton and Chet Patton; a step-son, Mark Tolbert.
Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, August 2nd in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Mike Eads officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until the hour of service Wednesday, August 2nd at the Day & Carter Mortuary. There will be a private burial at a later date in Beech Grove Cemetery. Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.