J.P. Patches memorial Sept. 8

  • Tue Jul 31st, 2012 6:18pm

Herald staff

A public memorial for J.P. Patches is planned for Sept. 8 at McCaw Hall in Seattle.

The Pacific Northwest’s iconic clown Chris Wedes died July 22 after a long illness. Wedes lived in Edmonds.

The memorial is set for 11 a.m. Suggested donation at the door is $5, with all proceeds going to Wedes’ favorite charity, Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation.

McCaw Hall is at 321 Mercer St., Seattle. More details about the memorial are expected to be announced in August. For more information, go to http://jppatches.com.