Patricia S. “Patty” King, 48, of North Port, Fla., died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, after a tough two-year battle she fought with cancer.
Patty was born May 20, 1965, in San Jose, Calif.
She was the very popular shop manager at Nicks Auto Clinic. Patty grew up in Sarasota, Fla., and was married for 31 years.
She is survived by her husband, Nick King; children, Kirk and Cassie, all of North Port; brother, Steve Laskowsky of Oklahoma; and her parents, Pete and Monica Laskowsky of Murphy, N.C.
A service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 14251 Chancellor Blvd., Port Charlotte (near North Port), Fla., followed by a get together at the King household. Anybody wishing to make a donation, please give to Lighthouse Baptist, for their work with the local youth; or your local no-kill animal shelter.