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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Obituary - Randy James Patterson

Randy James Patterson, 62 of La Cygne, Kansas passed away peacefully at home after battling with pancreatic cancer on Monday, January 18, 2021.

Randy was born on January 18, 1959 in Chanute, Kansas to Kenneth Jr, known as Cookie and Nancy(Dwinell) Patterson. He grew up in Chanute, Kansas alongside his sister, Vickie. He lived in Texas, Tennessee and several other areas of Kansas during his lifetime.

He married Rena (Robinson) Snyder in 1977 and they had a daughter: Greta Patterson. They later divorced.

Randy earned a certificate of achievement from the Linn Valley, Kansas police department in 2019. This citizen/reserve training allowed him to be part of a Citizen patrol in Linn Valley. He was a volunteer firefighter for Linn Valley. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working on vehicles and spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed helping others.

Randy is survived by his wife, Robin Williams, of the home, daughter, Greta (Patterson) Clements, Chanute, Kansas, brother in law, Steve Baker, Chanute, Kansas, grandson, Cyler Clements, Chanute, Kansas, ex-wife Vicky (Hyde) Patterson, step-daughters, Tabitha and Corine and step grandchildren, nephew Thomas Rodriquez Jr. of Chanute, Kansas, a great niece and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Vickie (Patterson) Baker.

Family and Friends of Randy Patterson will hold a memorial service from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm, Saturday, January 30, 2021 at the Wicked Outfitters Lodge located at 22802 Valley Road, La Cygne, Kansas. Cremation has taken place and burial will happen at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel