May 22, 2013 10:44 AM

Malachi M. Patterson, 22 months, of Blairsville, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2013, at UPMC Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Shoemaker Funeral Home, Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Brett M. Dinger officiating.

Interment will be Oakland Cemetery, Indiana.

Memorial donations may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses. To view the online obituary, sign the guest registry or send condolences, visit

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