Patricia Ann Aquilino
Patricia Ann 'Patti' Aquilino, 53, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014. Patti was born in Astoria, NY on March 1, 1961. She was the oldest of four children and raised in Brentwood, NY. She attended Brentwood HS and graduated Class of 1979. Patti married Kenneth in 1980 after a long time relationship, since the age of 12. They moved to FL in August of 1987 and received her Associates Degree in Business Management from Phillips University.
She touched many lives while working at Florida Memorial Gardens as a Family Service Counselor. She loved that she was able to help other families in their time of need. She devoted her free time to her family in many different ways, including being Team Mom, Class Mom, Girl Scout Leader, School Chaperone and known as "The Cool Mom".
She is now reunited with her daughter, Christina Marie, her grandmother, Patricia Cusanelli, and her sister, Rosemarie McDonald. Patti is survived by her husband of 34 years, Kenneth Sr.; her children, Kenneth Jr., Christopher and Cassandra-Lynn; her parents, Patrick and Arlene McDonald; her brothers, Patrick McDonald Jr., John McDonald and Lowell McDonald; her grandchildren, Alyssa, Kimberly, De'Andre, Nathaniel and Noah; her niece, Beverly McDonald, and her nephew, Patrick McDonald.
A celebration of Patti's life will be held Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care, 1001 S. Hickory St, Melbourne. Arrangements by Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care 724-2222. Please share memories and sign guestbook at www.afcfcare.com.
Ammen Family Cremation & Funeral Care
1001 S Hickory St
Melbourne, FL 32901
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Sept. 3, 2014