Roy R. Patches, 92, of Myerstown passed away Oct. 9, 2021, at WellSpan Hospital.

Roy was the son of Stanton and Daisy (Fisher) Patches. Roy was preceded by his first wife, LaVern and second wife, Arlene and brother Russell and sister Arlene. Roy served in the U.S. Air Force as an S/S GT during the Korean War. He was a machinist for P. J. Valves.

Surviving is one son, Royce R and fiance Mary Ellen McConnell of Richland and grandsons Ryan R. (Sandrine), Nemanstown and Ross R., Lebanon.

Private family viewing followed by burial at Grand View Memorial Park on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

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