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 Fern Alice Bickle, daughter of Mrs. Lila G. Bickle, Conner street, and the late Ray F. Bickle. became the bride of Lawrence Patterson, son of Mrs. Thomas Shaw, Jonesville, Mich, and the late L. R. Patterson, April 10, in Coldwater Mich.
   Mr. and Mrs. Jack McClain,! Jonesville, Mich., attended the couple.
   The bride chose a blue two-' piece dress with blue and white; accessories for the occasion. Her corsage was white gardenias.
   After the ceremony guests were received at a reception in the Shaw home, Jonesville.
   The couple is now residing in Ferndale, Mich.

[The Times Herald, Port Huron, MI, 10 May 1954, Mon, Page 8]

May 20, 2014. Age 86.

   Beloved husband of the late Fern. Dearest father of Derek (Kerry). Proud and loving grandfather of Kaylee and Ian. Dear brother of Barbara (the late Jack) McClain, Linda (the late Ed) Leece, Judy (Barry) Ferguson, Mike (Jean) Shaw and the late Bob and Warren Patterson. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
   Mr. Patterson retired from General Motors in 1998 and was a proud Airborne Army Ranger.
   Visitation Thursday 10am until time of 4pm funeral at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 54880 Van Dyke (at 25 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp.
   Inurnment, Christian Memorial Cultural Center, Rochester Hills. Memorial contributions to the Alzheimer's Association are appreciated. Please share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com

[Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc.]


Laurence registered for the draft in Hillsdale, MI on 10 May 1946.  Note that his first name here is spelled as "Lawrence" but it appears not to be his handwriting.  He signed it with :"Laurence.

He served with the 598th Field Artillery, attached to the 508th in 1951-52.

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