January 7, 1936 – November 29, 2021
Donna passed away Monday, November 29, 2021 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge at the age of 85. She was a resident of Prairieville. Visitation will be held Friday, December 3, 2021 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Denham Springs from 9:30 AM until the funeral mass at 12:00 PM conducted by Father Frank Utter with the recitation of the Rosary from 9:30 AM until 10:00 AM. She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Alfred Lemach “Pat” Patterson; daughter, Lisa Landry (Ray); sons, Jude A. Patterson (Ellen Michelle), Terrance Andrew Patterson (Andy) and Robert Patterson (Emily); sister, Mickey Board; grandchildren, Rachel, Sarah, Christopher John, Jude Anthony, Jr., MaKayla Marie, Tyler, Ashlyn, Austin and Ava; great-grandchildren, Ada Rose, Graeme, Euan and Mia; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, John and Mayme Nunnery Deinlein; brother, Joe and Bob Deinlein. She was a member of St. Marks Catholic Church in Gonzales and also attended Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Denham Springs. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Burial will be scheduled at a later date. There will be a graveside service at LA National Cemetery in Zachary at 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Please sign our online registry book.