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Patricia Ruth Arena

1926 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Patricia Ruth Arena Obituary
PATRICIA RUTH ARENA of Moreno Valley, CA, age 88, died Saturday, July 5, 2014 from natural causes. She was born June 12, 1926 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Oliver L. Vardy and Adelaide Elsie Peek. She married Edwin Nordstrom at age 19 and had four children, Lynn, Ron, John, and Sandy. They moved to California in 1963. Patricia worked at Knott's Berry Farm and retired after 25 years. Patricia married Vincent "Jim" Arena in 1982 and they moved to Moreno Valley in 1984. Her favorite pastimes were knitting, petit point, and spending time with her family. Preceded in death by Vincent, she is survived by her four children and their spouses, six grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. There will be a Celebration of Patricia's life July 19th.

Published in Press-Enterprise on July 10, 2014
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