Obituary of Patricia Medina
Patricia Ann (Mima) Medina, 66, of Clifton Park, NY and Rincon, PR, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2018 in Mayaguez, PR.
Patricia was born in Elmira, NY to Agnes (Smith) and John Rathbun on July 22, 1951. She graduated from Horseheads High School in 1968. She was a bookkeeper at Central Nursing Service for 25 years before retiring in 2009. She enjoyed taking care of her family and friends, cooking, watching the ocean from her balcony, word puzzles and logic problems. She was an avid supporter of St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Patricia is survived by her husband, Reinaldo Medina of Clifton Park; children, Reinaldo (Pam) Medina of Queensbury, Miguel (Sarah) Medina of Portland (OR), Mayleen Medina of Clifton Park, and Manuel (Joanna) Medina of Watervliet; her sister, Margaret (Bill) Whitford of Elmira; her grandchildren Nicolas Sicard and Deyanara Spencer of Clifton Park, Noah (Taylor) Sicard of San Clemente (CA), Hannah Ranney, Stormi Frazey, Spring Frazey, and Kiera Medina of Portand (OR), and several beloved in laws, nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents Agnes and John Rathbun; her brothers, Gerald Rathbun and John Rathbun Jr.; her mother and father in law, Hilda and Jose Medina; her sister in law, Magdalena Medina, and her brothers in law, Juan Medina and Jose Medina.
Calling Hours will be held at Gordon C. Emerick Funeral Home 1550 Route 9 Clifton Park, New York 12065, on Saturday, April 7, 2018 beginning at 10:00 am until 12:30 pm.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the charity of your choice. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Dr. Rohel Pascual and the nursing staff at Centro Medico Mayaquez PR, Lourdes Soto, Julie Rivera, Maria Acosta, and all of their friends and neighbors for their love and support.
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