She was born September 12, 1941 in Martins Ferry, the daughter of the late Pete and Estelle Gaba Sefsick.
She was retired from the former Morris Pharmacy in Harrisville, Ohio. She was a member of the St. Casimir Catholic Church in Adena, Ohio and enjoyed bowling with her friends.
She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Edward Eugene Runevitch; five daughters, Tammy Joe Poppe of St. Clairsville, OH, Tina M. (Richard) Yarish of Pickerington, OH, Terry Lynn (Mike) Luke of Plain City, Ohio, Trisha A. (Nick) Mamula of Georgetown, OH, and Tracy L. (Brian) Cunningham of Cadiz; three brothers, Tom Sefsick of Oregon, James Sefsick of Adena, and Jerry (Marianne) Sefsick of Adena; two sisters, Barbara (John) Woods of Adena, and Rosetta (Kendall) Hershburger of Waynesburg, PA.; and nine grandchildren.
Friends will be received to pay tribute to Patricia and celebrate her life from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday at Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Casimir Catholic Church, Adena. The celebrant is Msgr. John Kolesar. Burial will be at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, Ohio.
A wake service will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.