Weatherford Democrat

October 23, 2013

Helen Edwina Schovajsa Patterson


Weatherford Democrat

— ALEDO – Helen Edwina Schovajsa Patterson, 78, of Aledo, died Oct. 1, 2013.

A private service was held in Aledo.

Edwina was born born Oct. 2, 1934, in Amherst, Texas, and graduated from Littlefield High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Tech University and a Master of Religious Education degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. She played the piano and organ, and was a member of Faith Presbyterian Church. She retired from Aledo ISD where she taught elementary special education. Edwina was admired and accomplished. She was a kind person who led by example. Edwina was a blessing to her family and to all who knew her. She will be greatly missed.

She is survived by husband, Farrar Patterson; daughters, Paige Patterson Clarke and Shea Patterson Young; and grandsons, Laurence, Edward and Arthur Clarke and Austin Lindsey.