Patricia Joan Woodraska


November 17, 1942 - February 25, 2016


Patricia "Pat" Joan Woodraska was born November 17, 1942 to Tom and Marjorie (Tobin) Nolan.  She attended Emery High School.  On September 23, 1961 she married Ralph Woodraska.  In her earlier years she enjoyed hunting, camping and fishing at their cabin at Twin Lakes, SD.  She loved spending time with her family, friends and will be greatly missed by all.  Pat was employed at Herters, Syncom and Graphic Packaging. 

Pat is survived by her husband of fifty-four years, Ralph; three children: Sue Woodraska of Mitchell, SD, Lori (Ken) Taylor of Waco TX, Cathy Woodraska of Sioux Falls, SD; four grandchildren: DeWayne, Daniel, Brandon, Rachelle, seven great grandchildren; four sisters: Judy (Jerry) Leiferman, Mary (Milo) Nolan-Rolenc, Amy (Loren) Nolan-Huber, Corinne (Steve) Hawley; one sister- in- law, Cheryl Nolan; one brother- in-law, Gary Woodraska and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents; son, David; brother, Tom and great-granddaughter, Alisson.


To Be Announced


Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Visitation, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
805 West Havens Avenue
Mitchell, South Dakota


Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Deb Hohn on February 28, 2016
I also worked with Pat at Syncom
My sympathies to her family.
She will be missed by many...
Posted by Dick and Carol Kunkel on February 26, 2016
Ralph and family. So sorry for your loss. Lots of good times at the lake with you and Jim and your families. Thoughts and prayers with you in the days ahead.
Posted by Jackie Christiansen on February 26, 2016
I've known Pat, it seems like forever. 1st met her at Syncom. She worked at Graphic with my husband, Craig. I always loved, and very much respected that woman. She was an angel on earth, and is now an angel in heaven. Rest in the loving arms of Jesus, my friend. You will be missed
Posted by Rhonda krantz on February 26, 2016
Was a beautiful lady with good advice -thanks for always helping me out :)
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