Joy Patterson Bowers, matriarch of the Bowers family was born May 29, 1926 and passed September 19, 2019. Born in Ethyl, Texas to CJ Patterson and Exie Myrtle White Patterson. She is survived by her four children; Jan, Michael, Doug and Katherine and her grandchildren; Bill, Kristine and Jeff as well as her great grandchildren; Casey, Gary, Leah, Everett and Nella. Joy was a pillar of the Littleton Community, active in the Littleton Women’s Club, the Local Grange and many volunteer and charitable endeavors including the Littleton Cemetery, baby blankets to local hospitals, dictionaries to elementary students with the Grange, not to mention visiting veterans in the hospital, and her work through the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary, Post 193. Viewing will be held Thursday October 3 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Funeral services will be Friday, October 4, 2019 8:30 A.M. at Drinkwine Family Chapel with burial to follow at 10:00 A.M. at Fort Logan National Cemetery (staging area "A"). There will be a bereavement lunch at 11:00 A.M. at American Legion Post 193 at the Bob Hope Hall, 5110 Morrison Rd, Denver, CO 80219.