Patricia A. Raia 1951-2013

WARREN – Patricia A. Siekkinen Raia, 62, went to be with the angels on Thursday, July 4, 2013.

Patricia was born March 4, 1951, in Warren, to the late Henry and Betsy Siekkinen.

Patricia married Dom Raia on March 27, 2002, in a traditional Navajo wedding ceremony.

She retired from Delphi after 30 years as a financial analyst.

Patricia loved to shop, garage sale, crocheting and crafts. Patricia was especially proud of her great-nephew, Erik, and “Silly Goose” was the love of her life.

Patricia’s legacy lives on with her gift of sight through eye donation.

Patricia leaves behind her husband, Dom Raia; sister, Paula Siekkinen; nieces, Nikki (Kevin) Glasgow and Ann Newman; great-nephew Erik; great-niece, Zoe; numerous cousins; her beloved four rescue cats, Sara, Peanut, Poop-spot and Twelvie; and rescue dog, Beaumont.

A celebration of life service will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, 180 Garfield Drive, Warren, OH 44483, with Pastor Dennis Massie officiating.

Family will receive friends prior to the service from 3 to 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Patricia’s name to a cause she was passionate about, the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County, 545 Brunstetter Road S.W., Warren, OH 44481.

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