Joan J. Patterson
Joan J. Patterson, 74, formerly of Northampton, died Nov. 18, 2013, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem.
Born in Duryea, she was a daughter of the late Lemoine and Hermina (Leshney) Patterson.
She was the secretary to the Whitehall Township chief of police for 42 years.
She was a member of St. Andrew's Catholic Church, North Catasauqua.
She is survived by a sister, Irene Romero; two brothers, Stanley Patterson and Robert Patterson, and nephews.
Contributions may be made to the church, c/o the funeral home, 327 Chestnut St., Coplay, 18037.
Arrangements were made by Hauke Funeral Home Inc.