Please pray for the repose of the soul of Deacon Joe Patterson who died on Saturday 7 January 2023, aged 66.

Deacon Joe was ordained on 20 July 2013 and had served since then at Christ the King Parish in Coventry, where he will be missed greatly.

We pray for Deacon Joe’s family, friends, his former parishioners and all who mourn him. May he rest in peace.

Funeral arrangements:

Reception into Church at Christ the King Catholic Church, Westhill Road, Coventry, on Wednesday 25 January, 6pm. Deacon Tony Janew presiding.

Requiem Mass at Christ the King, Thursday 26 January, at 12noon. Canon Tom Farrell presiding.

Burial at St Paul’s Cemetery, Coventry.