Obituary for Patricia Ann "Patty" Kriston (Bilka)
We celebrate the life of Patricia “Patty” Ann Kriston, 77, who went to be with the Lord on February 4, 2018.
She was the wife of James Kriston with whom she shared 55 years of marriage, the mother of Michelle Loughery and the sister of Antonia Longenecker.
Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Motto Bilka.
A woman of strength, perseverance and love; Patty lived life, she enjoyed traveling, spending time with friends, decorating her Christmas tree and attending the annual Polish American festival at Czestochowa. Patty’s faith was strong. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Coatesville and a devoted member of the choir.
She is survived by three nephews, Tom and Mark Mascuilli; Bill Kriston; in-laws, Bill and Donna Kriston; and her son-in-law, Tom Loughery.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Friday, February 9, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Church, 404 Charles St., Coatesville; where relatives and friends may call from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. at the church.
Interment will be in All Souls Cemetery, Coatesville.
In her memory contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 480 Norristown Road, Suite 150, Blue Bell, PA 19422.
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