L. Patricia Radaker
RICHMOND HTS.- Lillian Patricia Radaker, 83, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2020.
She was born in Bobtown, Pennsylvania on December 16, 1936 the daughter of Charles and Olive (Davies) Henderson.
Patricia graduated in 1954 from Point Marion High School and later went on to take classes at Lakeland Community College.
On September 10, 1955 she married Charles W. Radaker, who has been her loving and devoted husband for the past 64 years.
She worked in Cleveland for Allstate Insurance Company before she started her family and then dedicated many years to the Hillcrest Kiddie Prep School and Kindergarten where she eventually became the Director of until her retirement.
Patricia was an active and loyal member of the Richmond Hts. Church of the Nazarene; she loved to travel with her family and friends - by bus, by plane or on a cruise ship - she just loved to experience new places. She enjoyed reading and shopping as well but her true source of happiness came from her children, and especially her grandchildren; she was so proud of all of them and the joy that they brought to her life was immeasurable.
She is survived by her loving family: her husband Charles, her daughter Brenda L (Christopher) Weghorst; her son William C. (Julie) Radaker; her grandchildren: Bailey (Mason) Medley, Logan (Alexis) Weghorst, Malone (Tarissa) Weghorst, Carson Weghorst, Lauren Radaker and Madison Radaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter Catherine Marie Bartolomeo on January 5, 1996 and her siblings: Charles Raymond Henderson, Shirley Ketz and Bettie Herod.
A memorial service will be held at a later date at the Richmond Hts. Church of the Nazarene once the recommendation on social distancing has been lifted.