A public wake and funeral program for retired city educators Donald and Jennye Patterson, who died at their Northwest Baltimore home in a fire Wednesday, will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Morgan State University Concert Hall, 1700 E. Cold Spring Lane.

Mr. Patterson, who was in his late 70s, had been an assistant superintendent in the city school system. His 83-year-old wife was the assistant principal at Greenspring Junior High School.

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