Harold B. Patterson died July 16, 2007 in Pine. The sixth child of Edwin and Celeste Patterson, he was born June 15, 1937 in Pine.
He attended Pine Elementary School and graduated from Mesa High School in 1955. He attended Arizona State University and Mesa Community College.
Mr. Patterson was a building contractor for 49 years. He built many homes and summer cabins in the Pine-Payson area. He was the owner and operated H.B.'s Place, recently opened in Pine on his family land.
Mr. Patterson enjoyed his family most of all.
He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling and any woodwork.
He was the devoted husband of Marilyn. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 1, 2006. He was the proud father of Douglas, Laurie, Sheri, Melinda and Cynthia. He is also survived by 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, July 23, 2007 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Pine. There will be private burial services.