Hellen Patterson of Napa will celebrate her 100th birthday on May 17 with an online celebration with family and friends. Helen was a Napa Valley college librarian, and is a member of Napa Valley Lutheran Church. She met her late husband, Jack Patterson, while teaching GIs basic electronics. She enjoys bridge and was a den mother.
Hellen and Jack had three children — Dennis Patterson, Kevin Patterson, Patrick Patterson — four grandchildren and one great grandchild.