KRATINA-Patricia Bowden, age 84, Ralston, NE. Preceded in death by her husband, A.J. Kratina; brother, Richard Bowden. Survived by sister, Joan Sennett; brother, Jack Bowden, both Essex, England; daughter, Sandra and husband, Ned Criscimagna; son, Mark and wife, Janet Kratina; grandchildren and spouses, Christine and Keith Brent, Matthew and Jenny Criscimagna, Mark, Jr. and Charlsi Kratina, Courtney and Benjamin Pinaire; great-grandchildren, K.J. Brent, Madison Brent, Ellie Rose Criscimagna, Emma Claire Kratina; many nieces; nephews. Patricia was a British War Bride. She married A.J. a few months after D-Day and they were married for 51 years. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, who affectionately referred to her as Nanny or G-Nan. She will be remembered by all those who new her for her English accent, strength of character, loving nature and great sense of humor. SERVICES Tuesday 10:30am West Center Chapel. Memorials to VNA Hospice, 1941 S. 42 St., Omaha, NE 68106. The family will receive friends Monday 6pm-8pm at West Center Chapel.
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