Patricia Ann Croll, age 87, of North Richland Hills, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
She was born in Syracuse, New York on August 17, 1933. Patricia received her degree from Syracuse General Hospital School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse. She married Robert Kenneth Croll on September 11, 1954.
A tragic accident at the age of 46 changed the trajectory of her life, but she faced her future physical and mental challenges with courage and determination. In addition to her great love for her family, Patricia had a passion for ice cream, classical music, bingo, and Jesus.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Gertrude and Clayson Lutz, her sister, Jane Parkerson, and her husband, Robert Croll.
Patricia is survived by her children, Kathy Crist, Nancy Lavo, Bob Croll, and Linda Cohen; grandchildren, Elliott Crist, Carolyn Crist, Stephanie Grubbs, Whitney Fortier, Lauren Haden, Patrick Lavo, Robert Croll, Ben Croll, Sarah Croll, Erika Jacobs, Elsa Johnson, and Eva Johnson; ten great-grandchildren, and many loving friends.
The family extends our heartfelt thanks to all the wonderful people who have cared for Mom over the years. Your extraordinary kindness and service to her have blessed us beyond what we can express.