FAIR LAWN, N.J. —Joseph Anthony Graziano, of Fair Lawn, died Nov. 6. He was 89.
He was born June 2, 1927, in Jersey City, to Saverio and Catherine (LaCava) Graziano. After living in North Arlington, he moved to Fair Lawn, where he resided for 56 years. He worked for AT&T for 47 years as an engineer. He lived a long and fulfilling life dedicated to his family and church. Graziano was very involved in the Boy Scouts of America. He had a strong love and passion for music. He was a volunteer at Eastern Children's Children Retreat Center and St Catharine's church in a multitude of services. He always gave of himself without hesitation.
He is survived by his wife, Maureen (Egan); sisters, Anne Garrison and Florence Graziano; brother, George Graziano; sons, John and wife Maria, Gerard and wife Sabrina; and five grandchildren.
A funeral Mass is planned for 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Catharine R.C. Church, 905 S. Maple Ave., Glen Rock. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington. The family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home Inc., 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn.