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Patricia K. (Kraft) Marrinan

August 22, 1938 ~ January 20, 2020 (age 81)

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Patricia Elizabeth Marrinan (née Kraft) died peacefully on January 20, 2020 in Rhinebeck, New York at the age of 81.

Patricia is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Sean and Stephanie Marrinan, James Marrinan and Dila McSherry, and her daughter Carmen Marrinan; she is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law, John and Peggy Kraft; her grandchildren Veronica, Alexis, Kathryn, William, Katherine, Evan, and Elizabeth; and her great-grandchildren Aureya and Orico; and her nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband James (Bernie) Marrinan, her brother Fred Kraft, and her very dear friend Ian Millar.

Patricia was born on August 22, 1938 in White Plains, New York to Frederick W. and Elizabeth (née Fitzgerald) Kraft.  She was a dedicated registered nurse in White Plains Hospital for many years with many friends. She loved being as a nurse, which had been a dream of hers as a child.  

Patricia was quite active and loved to walk, ride her bike, and exercise. She was a considerate, loving individual who loved music and singing; and who was passionate about her children and grandchildren. She was an incredibly caring and loving person.

Visitation will be at Coffey Funeral Home on Thursday from 4PM to 8PM. Her Funeral Mass will be on Friday at Transfiguration Church at 10:30 followed by interment in Kensico Cemetery.  

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Alzheimer's Association at Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter, 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400, McLean, VA 22102. The family would like to thank the staff at The Terraces at Brookmeade and the staff at Archcare at Ferncliff in Rhinebeck for their care and professionalism. 

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January 23, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Coffey Funeral Home
91 North Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591

Funeral Mass
January 24, 2020

10:30 AM
Transfiguration Church
268 South Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591

January 24, 2020

11:45 AM
Kensico Cemetery

Valhalla, New York 10595

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