Susan C. (Halbritter) Patterson, 59, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly Friday at Altoona Regional.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Earl and Veneta (Sideras) Halbritter. She married her childhood sweetheart, Rodney M. Patterson, on Oct. 1, 1983.
Surviving are her husband; a son, Rodney II and fiance, Nicole Heverly; a grandson, Jaiden; four siblings: Ronald Halbritter of Pittsburgh, Darlene Bartley (Walter) of Altoona, Debbie Halbritter of Johnstown and David Halbritter of Martinsburg; several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Cheryl Figaro.
Susan was a graduate of Altoona Area High School. She was secretary and owner of Patterson Contracting and also worked as a cake decorator for Riverside Markets. She previously worked for Benzel's Pretzel Bakery Inc. She was a member of the former Grace United Methodist Church.
She enjoyed crocheting, shopping and spending time with family and friends. She also enjoyed wrestling and all of the various Pittsburgh sports teams.
Friends will be received from 6 until the 7 p.m. memorial service Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Axe and Santella Family Chapel, 1534 Fourth St., Altoona, Pastor Tyler Pepper officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are by Leslie E. Axe Funeral Home, 1520 Fourth St., Altoona.