Amelia Graffagnino, age 70, passed away on Monday, November 15th, 2021. Amelia was born in Brooklyn, the daughter of the late Joseph and the late Marie (Carbone) Sclafani. She spent her teenage years in Richmond Hill, Queens before settling in Old Bridge over 30 years ago, and most recently in Wayne, NJ. Amelia was a working mom, having worked in various roles in the banking industry for over 20 years before retiring. She had a tremendous love for her family and especially enjoyed playing card games with her grandchildren.
Amelia was the beloved wife of 46 years of the late Joseph Graffagnino, and is survived by her loving children : Joseph and his wife Erika Graffagnino and Sara and her husband Dennis O'Connor; cherished grandmother of John and Devin O'Connor; her doggie grandkids Tank and Josie and her brother and sister-in-law Joseph and Graceann Sclafani.
Friends are welcome to attend the visiting hours on Friday, November 19, 2021, from 3-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
The funeral will begin with a prayer on Saturday at 8:30 am at the funeral home and at 9:30 am a funeral mass will be offered at Our Lady of Consolation R.C. Church, 1799 Hamburg Tpke, Wayne which will be celebrated by Fr. Michael D. Lombardo.
Private interment will be in NJ Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown.
In lieu of flowers, kindly make a donation to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 42040, Oklahoma City, OK 07601, www.cancer.org in Amelia's name.