Emma Keown Patterson
Emma Keown Patterson, 101, of Sacramento, Kentucky, died Wednesday, July 29, 2020. She was born February 20, 1919. Emma was a member of Sacramento Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Cumberland Presbytery) and served as both the church pianist and organist for many years. She worked for Boeing Aircraft as a “Rosie the Riveter” during the World War II. She started as a riveter on B-17 bombers and was later the first female Class A welder.