Patricia D. McGrath, 57, of Fort Lauderdale passed away on Wednesday April 2, 2014. A resident for 35 years formerly from Oneida, N.Y. and a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology. Survived by her husband of 33 years Brian, Sons: Patrick and Sean of Ft. Lauderdale. Mother, Elizabeth Jane Dixon of New Smyrna Beach, Sisters: Diane (Jim) Cadd of Ga. Julie (George) Rest of Washington DC. Brother: Rick (Joann) Dixon of New Smyrna Beach, and many nephews and nieces whom were dear to her. Pat was the heart of our family and a light to her friends. We will miss her dearly. A memorial service will be held on Saturday April 12, 2014, 12:00 (Noon) at St Coleman’s Catholic Church 1200 S. Federal Hwy, Pompano Beach, a celebration of her life will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Pat's memory to the Cardinal Gibbons High School Alumni Legacy Scholarship, 2900 NE 47 St., Ft. Lauderdale, Fl 33308 or the Wheelchair Foundation, 5711 NE 22nd Terrace., Ft. Lauderdale. FL 33308. On line condolences can be shared at edkalis.com. Arrangements entrusted to Edwards Cremation & Funeral Services, Wilton Manors.