Ms. Mary M Patton

July 8, 1937December 26, 2018
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Mary M. Patton, 81, of Greenbelt, MD, passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at her home. Mary was born on July 8, 1937, in Washington, DC. She was the daughter of the late Marvin G. and Mary Louise Barber.

Mary graduated from Bethesda Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, MD in 1955. She was employed with Bresler and Reiner as a Property Manager and later at the Quality Inn at Andrews Air Force Base as the Administrator.

Mary was most happy spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Her most memorable times were at the beach and at Christmas. She enjoyed watching her grandchildren grow into young adults and reach for their goals; she cherished every moment with them.

She is survived by her five children: Dawn Patton of Laurel, MD, Deborah Fout of Odenton, MD, Donna Willett of Pasadena, MD, Dale Mattia and husband, Mike Mattia of Accokeek, MD, and Douglas Patton and wife, Lenize Patton, of Jacksonville, NC. Mary has 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at Fort Lincoln Funeral Home, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD 20722 at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Douglas Patton will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Ft. Lincoln Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 – 7 PM on Tuesday and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation in her memory.

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  • Visitation Wednesday, January 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, January 2, 2019
  • Committal Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Ms. Mary M Patton

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Lori Ford-Howard

December 31, 2018

One of my favorite memories over the years as a kid was Aunt Mary coming over every Christmas Day with the 5 D's to my grandparents house (Aunt Eddie and Uncle Mike).

I wish we could have just one of those Christmases back.

Love you, Aunt Mary!

Wesley Person

December 31, 2018

Our condolences to the family and especially to Michael Reese. You will always be in our prayer.
May God Bless the Patton Family
Wesley Person, MNCPPC-Special Program Division

Patrick Dailey

December 30, 2018

Deepest Sympathy to the family and friends, especially Doug, Lenize, and kids!

Catherine Massey lovick

December 28, 2018

Sorry for your loss sorry l can not be there with you all l will surely miss her when I come to visit. Valerie's mother, Catherine.

Lois Schulze

December 28, 2018

Mary it was a pleasure to be a friend and to know you. You will be missed. Rest In Peace and watch over all of us.


Mom and family gathering together for special events.


Merry Christmas 2018!


Mom enjoying some of her celebrations.


Michael enjoying his time with his grandmother.


Christmas 2018