In Loving Memory
Mr. John M. Graziano age 58, of Utica, passed away on Tuesday November 21, 2017 at the St. Luke’s Home with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Utica on February 11, 1959 a son of the late Carmen M. Graziano and Louise Santamaria Graziano and was a graduate of TR Proctor High School. John was previously employed with the City of Utica DPW and most recently with the Ace Cab Co. until his illness. John was an avid sports fan, and shared many happy moments with his brother Carmen, either watching their favorite teams or just quality time spent together. He was a kind hearted individual who was always ready to help a friend. He will be sadly missed but never forgotten.
Surviving are three sisters Loretta (Laurie) Veinot and husband Thomas, Marie Fraccola and Mark Yozzo and Dina Graziano and Dicky Deon; two brothers Carmen D. Graziano and wife Judy, and Richard (Rick) Graziano and wife Melanie; one brother-in-law Louis Fraccola and several loving nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends. He was predeceased at birth by his twin brother Carmen and one sister Gabriella.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 4-7 pm at The Scala & Roefaro Funeral Home Inc. 1122 Culver Ave. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday afternoon at 1:00 pm in St. Anthony/St. Agnes Church . Private interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Please omit flowers. The family extends a special Thank You to the staff of the St. Lukes Home, Clark West, for their care and compassion.