Patty was born in Auburn, NY and was a life long resident of the Owasco area. She was a graduate of Central High School in Auburn. She went onto work for McQuay for many years before retirement and she was an avid reader.
She was predeceased by her parents Claire and James Hutchings, Sr.
Patty is survived by her husband of 33 years, Stephen J. Tokarz; a brother, James (Barbara) Hutchings; a niece, Jaime Schmitt; nephews Daniel and James Hutchings III; daughter, Lonna (Roger) Vrooman; son, Jason Mero, grandsons; Eric, Lucas, Adam Vrooman, Lucas and Ryan Mero; as well as a stepson Bradley Tokarz.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 25th at 10am at Robert D. Gary Funeral Home, Skaneateles. With burial in Lake View Cemetery, Fleming, NY.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Matthew House 43 Metcalf Drive, Auburn, NY 13021.
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