Patricia Kropka

Together Again

KROPKA, Patricia L. “Pat,” 71, of Wintersville died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Trinity West.

She was born August 2, 1941 in Steubenville. She is the daughter of the late Earl A. Vinburg and Ruth Helen Schrawger Vinburg Baczewski.

Pat is preceded in death by her husband, Jack Kropka; two infant daughters, Ruth Evelyn and Patty Lynn Kropka; one sister, Nellie Ann Oldaker; and stepfather, Stanley Baczewski.

Surviving are one son, Jamie Aaron Kropka of Wintersville; two daughters, Nancy Ann Harner and Teresa Marie Kropka both of Wintersville; and one brother, Robert A. (Joyce) Vinburg of Bloomingdale. Patricia also leaves behind four grandchildren, Michael James Harner, Matthew Dale Harner, Melaina Nicole “Lainy” Karkoska and Antonio Jack “Tino” Kropka; and one great-grandchild Bentlee Nathan Harner.

Pat was a member of Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic Church. She was an avid camper and longtime member of Rose Point Campground.

Calling hours are Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home. 4435 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville.

A Funeral Liturgy with Mass will celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Blessed Sacrament Church. Msgr. Kurt Kemo, celebrant.

Burial in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. There will be a vigil service Sunday at 3:45 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the T.E.A.R. fund 3200 Johnson Rd. Steubenville.

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