Patrick T. Sterio

Patrick T. Sterio

OSWEGO — Patrick T. Sterio, 58, died on June 13, 2019 at home.

Born and raised in Oswego, he was the son of the late Nick and Henrietta (Welling) Sterio.

A lifelong Oswegonian, Patrick graduated from Oswego High School and was employed by Fred’s Auto as a delivery driver.

Patrick loved music and playing the guitar. He also enjoyed collecting wooden ducks, gardening, and cooking. He had a passion for photography and loved creating collages with his photos, especially those of sunrises, sunsets and moon shots.

Patrick is survived by his loving wife Zara (Alba) Sterio; son Sean (Abby Murray) Mackinzie; three brothers, John (Pam) of Florida, Nicholas of Florida, and twin brother Michael (Myrtis) of Oswego; three sisters, Joanne (Carl) Watts of Florida, Nancy Sterio of Oswego and Susan (Perry) Bertsch of Oswego; and; two grandchildren, Maddyn and Mia Mackinzie; close friend Melinda Bartholomew; and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St.  The family will hold a reception at their home directly following the calling hours.