This message was sent by e-mail to faculty and staff by Communications and External Relations:
We are saddened to announce that Chip Patterson, who retired this year in the Office of University Advancement, died today.
A Wake Forest alumnus, Mr. Patterson joined the Wake Forest staff in 1987 and retired as assistant vice president of gift planning.
We grieve Mr. Patterson’s death and extend our condolences to his family and friends, as well as those at Wake Forest who had the opportunity to know him.
Once his family has made arrangements for a service, information will be posted on the Inside WFU web site.
Wake Forest offers support and counseling services for all students, faculty and staff. The University Counseling Center may be reached at 758-5273, the Chaplain’s Office at 758-5210. For staff and faculty, there is also the Employee Assistance Center at 716-5493.
Wake Forest Communications and External Relations