Maryann B. Graziani, 80, of 391 Fording Road passed away the morning of Thursday, July 13, 2017, at her residence.
Maryann was born Jan. 12, 1937, in New Castle. She was a daughter of the late Joseph and Helen Novotny Bobosky Sr.
She was married to Italo Andy Graziani. He survives at home. They were married for 60 years.
Mrs. Graziani was Roman Catholic and attended Mary, Mother of Hope Parish.
Maryann was a graduate of New Castle High School, class of 1955.
Mrs. Graziani retired as a telephone operator after working for Bell Telephone of Pennsylvania, and then ATT of Youngstown.
Maryann will be remembered by her family as a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother.
She enjoyed working in her garden, cooking and baking for her family.
Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Andy, she is survived by a daughter, Marcia J. (Michael) Macri of Mars, Pennsylvania; a son, Andrew J. (Sarah) Graziani of Canfield, Ohio; a sister, Helen Jendrysik of New Castle; and four grandchildren, Nikki Macri, Matthew Macri, Mark Macri and Jay Macri.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her grandson, Peter Angelo Macri; and four brothers, Joseph, James, Tom and George Bobosky.
Following in her wishes, there will be no calling hours.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mary, Mother of Hope Parish. The Rev. Zachary Galiyas will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Vitus Cemetery.
The family is asking that memorial contributions be made in her name to the American Cancer Society, 525 N. Broad St., Canfield, Ohio 44406.
Online obituary may be viewed by visiting nogafuneralhome.com.
Published on  July 14, 2017