~~Jesse R. Patterson, 31, of Summit passed away at Overlook Hospital on April 19th. Memorial Visiting Hours will be held at Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home, 309 Springfield Ave, Summit on Wednesday, April 23rd from 4 to 8pm with a time of remembrance at 7pm.
Born in Nutley and raised in Rockaway where he graduated from Morris Hills High School in 2000, Jesse lived in Summit for the past 5 years. While at Morris Hills, he was a member of the fencing team and was involved with TV production. Jesse graduated from the College of New Jersey with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. He was the station manager at Hometowne Television in Summit where he worked for the past 10 years. Jesse was a member of the executive board at JAG (Jersey Access Group) and was a member of Home For Good Dog Rescue in Summit. He was a Beekeeper, loved reading, video games and travel as well as playing drums with his band.
Jesse was the loving and devoted husband of Jerusha Veres. He was the beloved son of Robert and Gloria Patterson and cherished brother of Rachel Wainer and her husband Seth. He is also survived by his mother and father in law, Joseph and Leslie Veres and sister in law, Jolyn Veres as well as many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.