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Edith P. (Salvatore) Graf

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, February 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon) in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) REVERE for Edith P. (Salvatore) Graf, who passed following a long illness on Sunday, February 17th at Rosewood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center of Peabody. Her Funeral Service will follow the visitation in the funeral home at 12:15 p.m. and immediately will be followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born & raised in Chelsea, she was a 1936 alumna of Chelsea High School & then continued onto Mass. College of Art as a member of the Class of 1938. For about five years, she worked for the former “Legget’s Drug Store Group” at their Boylston St. location within the cosmetic department. She married her childhood sweetheart in 1947, Revere Auxiliary Police Chief, Robert E. Graf & began their family of 5 children, 10 grandchildren & 10 great-grandchildren. Chief Bob passed in February of 1982, which marked Edith’s move to Lynnfield, over 25 years ago. She was a member of the Lynnfield Senior Center and enjoyed the Yoga classes immensely. She was blessed with a very long life, just 4 months shy of her 100th birthday.

She is the adored mother to Robert M. Graf & his wife, Linda of Lynnfield, Linda M. Lamoly & her husband, Ronald of Ocala, Florida, Nancy A. Schifino & her late husband, Michael of Lynnfield, Deborah G. Selvitella & her husband, Henry A. of Newbury & Michael J. Graf & his wife, Daniella of Newton. She is also lovingly survived by ten (10) grandchildren, ten (10) great-grandchildren & many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces & grand-nephews. She is the dear sister to the late Angelina DiScipio, Phillip, Alfred & Charles Salvatore.



Services

Visiting Hours

Wednesday, February 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, February 20th at 12:15 p.m. in the funeral home

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett


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  1. April (Sicotte) Etter
    Feb 22 2019

    I am sorry for your loss. I just found out last night.
    Edie, was such a great, strong person, she will live on in our memories of sitting on the porch on Suffolk Ave. I was deeply saddened by the news of her passing. My heartfelt condolences to your family.
    April (Sicotte) Etter

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