The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) flag will be lowered on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in memory of UNO retiree Dorothy Patach.
Dorothy passed away on Feb. 16, 2019. She was 95 years old at the time of her passing.
While at UNO, Dorothy worked as a student advisor, Director of Nursing, Allied Health Education Associate Professor and Assistant to the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. She worked at UNO from Aug. of 1959 up until her retirement on Sept. 1, 1989.
In lieu of flowers, please consider supporting one of the following funds
Bohemian Cemetery of Omaha – Patach Memorial at the Omaha Bohemian Cemetery at 5201 Center Street, Omaha, NE, 68106
The Dorothy M Patach UNO Women’s Club Scholarship Fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation at 1010 Lincoln Mall #300, Lincoln, NE, 68505
Dorothy M. Patach Future Faculty Fellowship Fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation (in support of the College of Nursing at UNMC) at 1010 Lincoln Mall #300, Lincoln, NE, 68505.
Our thoughts and condolences are with Dorothy’s loved ones during this difficult time.
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