Calla Patton

Obituary of Calla Patton

ADRIAN – Calla Jean (Coddie) Patton, of Adrian, formerly of Clayton, passed away on October 5, 2017 at Hospice of Lenawee Hospice Home. She was born November 5th (a long time ago) in Clayton to Ralph and Irene (Kelly) Pelham.  She married James Harold Patton on June 6, 1951, at Sacred Heart Church in Hudson and he preceded her in death on April 18, 2007. 

Coddie was the first female Rural Carrier in Michigan working at Clayton Post Office for many years.  She was loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She will forever be missed by those who loved her.

She is survived by three sons, Jim (J.P.) and his wife, Linda of Hudson, Perry Patton and his wife, Joni Warner of Lake Somerset, MI, Richard Patton and his wife, Laura Powelke-Patton of Adrian; two brothers, Ray Pelham and his wife. Catherine of Adrian, Leo Pelham and his wife, Chris of Clayton; one sister, Susie Underwood of Adrian; six grandchildren, Lindsay, Mackenzie, , Jackson, Elisabeth, Emily Patton and Taylor (Andrii) Morozov . In addition to her husband, Jim, she was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Mike, and sister, Annie.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 2-8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7:30 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.

Visitation will also be held on Monday, October 9, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral liturgy at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hudson with Fr. Joe Krupp as Celebrant. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.