Brenda L Patterson


Brenda L. (Connor) Patterson, 60, of Nineveh, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis.

She was born June 25, 1957 in Indianapolis, to Charles and Marilyn (Hale) Connor.

She married Kyle E. Patterson on December 30, 1995 in Greenwood;he survives.

She was a graduate of Quincy High School in Quincy, Illinois, and attended college.

She had been a purchasing manager for Cummins in Columbus for 30 years.

She was involved in service projects and organizations through Cummins, and volunteered with many organizations.

She enjoyed antiquing, golfing, grafting, gardening, and interior decorating.

She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren, family, and loved boating, cocktail cruises and dancing. Survivors include her husband, Kyle E. Patterson of Nineveh; daughter, Amy Broaddus of Franklin; three grandchildren, Aspen Poole, Shiloh Poole, and Kaleb Broaddus; and her brother, Steve Wilson of Quincy, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents.

There will be a gathering time for family and friends on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 S. U.S. 31 (Morton Street) in Franklin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, in care of the Indiana University Foundation, P.O. Box 7072, Indianapolis, IN 46207.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: 317-738-0202.