Robert D. "Robby" Paterson of Blackstone, MA passed away on September 1, 2018 at his residence. He was born in North Providence, son of Donald & Trudy (Leclerc) Paterson of Woonsocket. Robby was a graduate of Johnson & Wales University, he had worked at Cooky's Bar & Grill and also Savini's Restaurant, both in Woonsocket. He was an avid pool player and enjoyed heavy metal music. He is survived by his children Dylan and Tyler Paterson of Blackstone, MA, a brother David Paterson of Woonsocket, a niece Aislinn Paterson. He is also survived by seven cousins. His funeral will be held Friday at 9 am from the Egidio DiPardo & Sons Funeral Home, 75 Harris Ave., Woonsocket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Theresa's Church, Rathbun St., Blackstone, MA. Burial will be at a later date. Calling hours will be Thursday from 6-9 pm.