Patti is a wife, mother, and daughter. She has been married to Mr. Wonderful for 28 years. She fell for the handsome Marine that made her laugh and treats her like a queen. She has 5 children, 4 adults and 1 busy teen. She loves an early morning sunrise while waiting for the school bus. She is a lifetime scouter with Boy Scouts of America and she speaks “boy.” Helping others discover their roots has led her to a passion for genealogy. She is a fabric-o-holic, avid listener of classical music movie soundtracks, and notorious bookworm. She has dedicated her life to working with kids either volunteering at church, substitute teaching at the high school, or teaching piano lessons. She loves to chat over cookies and milk. She added general contractor to her resume.