Patricia A. “Patti” Sgroi-Kavney, 49, of Cato, passed away Saturday, February 26, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center. Born in Syracuse on Tuesday, October 31, 1961, she lived in Camillus most of her life and in Cato for the past six years. A 1979 graduate of West Genesee High School, she was employed by Dickman Farms in Auburn. She was formerly employed by Gaylord Brothers. Patti was an animal lover. She enjoyed camping, gardening, reading and traveling. She especially enjoyed being around her family. Patti was predeceased by her father, Alfred Sgroi. Surviving are her husband Mark, with whom she was together for 10 years; daughter, Korrie (Ty) Lancette-Tucker of Camillus; mother, Bernice Sgroi of Camillus; brother, Michael (Cindy) Sgroi of Geddes; and grandchildren, Halie and Mason. Relatives and friends may call Tuesday, March 1 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons St., P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057 or to SPCA, 5878 E. Molloy Rd., Mattydale, NY 13211.