Brian Patterson

1960 - 2013


Brian Scott Patterson, 52, passed away Saturday, April 6, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston.

He was born Aug. 23, 1960, to Ray A. Patterson and Francis J. Smith Patterson in Walla Walla. He attended Weston Elementary and Weston McEwen High School in Athena. He moved to Lewiston in 1993 and worked at Forest Auto Parts for the last 20 years. Before that he lived in Weston and did mostly farm labor.

Brian loved the mountains, liked ‘60’s muscle cars, 4x4’s and played a good game of pool.

He is survived by his twin sister, Connie R. Sams of Portland; nephew, Jakob Sams of Spokane; niece, Tracy Sams of Portland; older brother, Dee B. Patterson of Lewiston; nephew, Tyson J. Patterson of Lewiston; niece, Steffanie M. Patterson of Milton Freewater; nephew, Richard Hinton of Estacada, Ore.; and niece, Karen Hinton of Mt. Vernon, Ore. Brian was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents; older sister, Janet L. McQuan; and older brother, Ray Patterson Jr.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

There will be no service so please sign the online Book of Memories at


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