Michael "PaPa Bear" Patterson lived this out loud! Our hearts are deeply broken and overwhelmed with sadness over the sudden loss of our Dad, Grandpa, Best Friend and Beloved Musician. He touched thousands of lives through his music and love and desire for God! He was a brother to everyone who knew him. The music in his soul started when he was a child at the age of 3 as a classical piano player, and blossomed into a lifetime career! He was the Piano Man. He was Adult Rock n Roll. His musical accomplishments started in his garage as the Letterman! Just to name a few, Rhythm Rockers- Soul Surfin', Righteous Brothers, Blossoms, Sweet Salvation, 6680 Lexington,
PaPa Bear and Friends etc....
All funds lovingly donated will get PaPa Bear and all his family members in Colorado back home to Newport Beach California where he performed for years... Rendezvous Ball Room, Villa Nova, Cafe Lido, Eli Green's, and Music City Hall and The Hop and so many more. The appreciated donations will cover all incidental costs. We as a family are wholeheartedly focused on saying our beloved farewells in celebration of PaPas life! & Burial at Sea!
- Sebastian and Kaelyn Alvarado
- Jennifer (Axworthy) Goins
- Jim & Linda Mohler
- Jodi Fleck
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