SPARACO, PATRICIA CHRISTINE Patricia Christine Sparaco was born on March 1, 1953 in Fremont, Ohio, and passed away on Friday November 9, 2012 after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was preceded in death by her parents George and Anna Becker, her sister Therese Morris, and three brothers, George, Daniel and Joseph Becker. She is survived by her two children, Ryan Sparaco of Oceanside California and Christina Sparaco of Engleton, Texas and three precious grandsons, Dillon, Tristan, and Sebastian. She is also survived by three sisters Andrea McMahon, Mary Becker, and Bernadette Moya, and two brothers Thomas Becker and Michael Becker. Patty worked in the field of human resources at various businesses in the San Diego area. Her most important role in life was being a devoted mother and grandmother to her children and grandchildren. She will always be remembered for her devotion to her family, her quit wit, sense of humor and kind heart. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Poway, California at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday, November 20, 2012.

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Nov. 18, 2012