In remembrance of Marty Paterson: 1964-2023


Marty Ray (Yost) Paterson, 59, of Tumwater, Washington, died on Dec. 13, 2023. 

He graduated from Tenino High School in 1983 and was a financial advisor for U.S. Bank.

Marty is survived by wife, Kathy Paterson; daughter, Ashley Paterson; mother, Joyce Paterson; brothers, Randy Paterson and Perry Paterson; and sister, Andrea Johnson. He was predeceased by Paul Paterson, Velma Angwood, Ray Yost and Alice O’Conner. 

A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20,. at the Swede Hall in Rochester, Washington, with a potluck to follow.

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