Jon L. Patton

Jul 14th, 1938 - Oct 16th, 2020

Visitation:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Mon, Oct. 19th, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Service:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Mon, Oct. 19th, 2020 1:00 p.m.

Burial:

Rose Hill Cemetery

Mon, Oct. 19th, 2020

Jon L. Patton

Jon L. Patton, 82, of Marion, passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 1:15 am at his home.

Jon was born July 14, 1938 the only child of Inman L. and Anna Ruth (Williams) Patton in Gallatin County, Illinois.  He married Dorothy Jane Schofield on March 4, 1961 in Evansville, Indiana and together they shared over 45 years of marriage until her death on January 27, 2007.

He served as an Army Reservist during the Vietnam War.  Jon had a long career in lending which began with Credit Thrift.  He retired from Banterra Bank after 25 years’ service which began in 1976 for Bank of Egypt.  He started as an installment loan officer and retired as executive vice president.  Jon handled the majority of the commercial loans.  

Jon was a 32-degree Mason and his memberships included the Marion Masonic Lodge #8 A.F. & A. M., the White Shrine of Jerusalem of Jerusalem Dorcas Shrine #61 and Hadi Shriners of Evansville, Indiana. He was also a member of Royal Arch in Marion, the Council in Herrin, the Knights Templar in Carbondale and the Eastern Star.

Survivors include his;
Son – Jonathan S. (Tina) Patton of Rockport, Indiana
Son – Rodney W. (Shea) Patton of Marion
Grandchildren:
Corey Inman Patton
Lindsey L. Patton
Jonna L. Patton
Great grandchildren – Reed & Colton Hagerman
Daughter-in-law – Melanie Patton
Step grandchild – Carmen Wedding
Longtime friend and companion – Virginia “Ginny” Hopkins of Marion Fur buddy- beloved dog “Chico”

Preceded by his Parents, wife – Dorothy Patton, son – Mark Patton,  granddaughter – Kaleigh Jane Patton

Funeral services will be Monday, October 19, 2020 at 1 pm at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Fisher officiating.  Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Monday from 11 am – 1 pm at the funeral home. Mason rites will be accorded.

For those who prefer memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, Illinois  62959.

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5 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Sharon Tabor

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: October 18, 2020

    So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Jim & Sharon Tabor

  • Guest: Harry S Eckols

    From: goreville, Illinois

    Date: October 19, 2020

    So sorry for you lose. You are in are thoughts and prayers. Sam and Rachel Eckols

  • Guest: Harry S Eckols

    From: goreville, Illinois

    Date: October 19, 2020

    So sorry for you dad You are in are thoughts and prayers. Sam and Rachel Eckols

  • Guest: Sharolyn Atwood

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: October 19, 2020

    Jon was a wonderful co-worker. We got into some deep discussions concerning banking. Was a wonderful man and co-worker. Blessings and comfort to all of his family.

  • Guest: Sue Wilson Engler

    From: Princeton, Indiana

    Date: October 19, 2020

    So sorry for your loss. Jon & Ginny attended our OHS
    60th Class Reunion 2016. We were all so glad to see them. He was a super nice man.