Albert G. Graziano
Lorain- Albert G. Graziano, 82, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Summit Point Independent Living in Macedonia, OH.
Albert was born in Lorain, OH on May 18, 1929 to his parents, Giuseppe G. and Antoinette (nee: Delfino) Graziano. He was raised in Lorain and graduated from Lorain High School in 1947. Albert worked at Ford as a Tool Grinder from 1948-1951 and 1953-1968. In January 1951, he enlisted in the U.S. Army, stationed in Germany as a Radio Operator, he returned home for a short time and married, Elizabeth (nee: Gailey) on May 11, 1951 and was honorably discharged in January 1953. Albert returned to school and graduated with a B.A. from Fenn College in 1962. He worked at Merrill Lynch as an Account Executive from 1968-1978 and he worked at Mid-Ohio Securities from 1978-2005. Albert enjoyed reading and philosophy and he loved spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Elizabeth Graziano; daughter, Nora (Rolf) Ahrens of Macedonia, OH; sons, Dominick (Susan) Graziano of Tampa, FL and David Graziano of Lorain, OH; brother, Frank Graziano of Lorain, OH; sisters, Phyllis Maselli of Lorain, OH and Marie Forthofer of Plymouth, MI; and grandchildren, Sara, Christopher, Leigh, Alexander and Alyssa.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Dominick and Joseph Graziano; and sister, Francis Metzger.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, (440)244-1961 on Monday, June 13, 2011 from 6:00 9:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at the funeral home. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain, OH, where military honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post 30f and VFW Post 451. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 4:38:11 PM