Patricia Marion Owen Radaker, 76, of St. Augustine passed away peacefully on Dec. 24, 2016, at Brookdale Senior Living Solutions. She was born in Erie, Pennsylvania, and was the youngest daughter of the late Ralph and Ellen Owen.
Pat is survived by her husband of 55 years, Leon T. Radaker; her children: Brian (Debi) Radaker, Laurie Bottiger, Amy (Ben) Hillman; sister: Mary Grace (the late Paul) Niemi; brother: Thomas (Andrea) Owen; grandchildren: Brooke and Brandi Radaker, Elya and Andrew Bottiger, Theo, Savannah and Sophia Hillman.
Pat was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was an interior decorator and crafter and was active in politics. She ran several political campaigns in Chautauqua County, New York. She also operated the Country Carriage Gift Shop in the Jamestown, N.Y., area before moving to St. Augustine in 1993.
Pat loved children and enjoyed travel and music.
Final arrangements will be at the convenience of the family. Gifts can be made in Pat's name to Community Hospice Foundation for Caring, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257.
Craig Funeral Home, Crematory and Memorial Park (www.craigfuneralhome.com) is assisting the family.
Craig Funeral Home Memorial Park
1475 Old Dixie Highway
St. Augustine, FL 32086
Published in St. Augustine Record on Jan. 8, 2017