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Gladys Mae Grazul

February 23, 1932 - March 9, 2019


Sayre, Pennsylvania

Date of Death:

March 9, 2019



Birth Date:

February 23, 1932

Birth Place:

Shamokin, Pennsylvania

Service Information:



Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, Pennsylvania

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Gladys Mae Grazul

Gladys Mae Grazul, 87, of Sayre passed away at home on Saturday, March 9, 2019.

She was predeceased by her parents, Raymond and Eva Persing Emerick; husband of 54 years, John “Jack” Grazul; eight siblings; and nephew, Kevin Grazul.

Gladys is survived by her children, David (Kathleen) Grazul of Victor, NY, Daniel (Crystal Chapman) Grazul of Waverly and Diane Grazul of Sayre; grandchildren, Michael (Elizabeth) Grazul of Penfield, NY, Natalie Grazul of Merritt Island, FL and Joseph Grazul of San Diego, CA; great grandchildren, Tessa, Lilly, Klein and Mason; brother-in-law, Marlin (Irene) Grazul of Sayre;  along with many nieces and nephews.

Gladys lived a simple life, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and was always the caretaker of her family.  She was an observer of nature.

A memorial service will be held at a later time to honor the life of Gladys.  She will be buried next to her husband at Tioga Point Cemetery in Athens.  Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Glady’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From:  Sandy Mainardi
Deepest sympathies to Dave and the family.

Sandy Macafee Mainardi
AHS 1977

From:  Patti and Rob Hudak
Condolences and love to All the family for the loss of Gladys.

From: Dick Johnston
We are so sorry of Glady's passing. I have known her for a long time and she was a wonderful lady.

Dick Johnston
Radiology class of 1961

From:  Sharon Volante
Sorry to hear of your loss.
I remember the good times we had.
She was a special lady.
Class of 1972.

From:  Scott Lipitz
I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. My deepest condolences.
Much love,

From:  Michelle and matt baxter
So sorry for your loss. She was a great person

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