Joseph M. Graziano, 85, of Whiting, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, NJ. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Joseph moved to Whiting 17 years ago. He was a heavy machine operator. Joseph was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a communicant of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Whiting.
Joseph was predeceased by his first wife, Lucille Graziano, his beloved daughter, Lucille Genovese in 2014 and seven siblings. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Joann Graziano; three sons and their spouses, Michael, Joseph and Peter Graziano; one brother, Vincent Graziano; 14 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Friday, December 13th from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Manchester Memorial Funeral Home, 28 Schoolhouse Road, Whiting, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, December 14th at 10:45 a.m. at the All Saints Chapel of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 30 Schoolhouse Road, Whiting, NJ.