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Dolores Jean (Argentine) Zamborsky Graceffa

March 19, 1932 ~ September 27, 2018 (age 86)

Dolores Zamborsky Graceffa, age 86 passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord Thursday, September 27, 2018.


She was born March 19, 1932 in Toronto, OH the daughter of William and Anne Argentine.


Preceding her in death were her parents, grandparents, first husband Joseph E. Zamborsky, Sr., son, Monsignor Joseph E. Zamborsky, Jr., sisters, Carolyn Byers, Shirley and Charmayne Argentine and mother-in-law, Mary Graceffa.


Dolores was a member of the Saint Francis Roman Catholic Church, Toronto, OH; was a 1950 graduate and a member of the high school band and choir at Toronto High School. Her hobbies included singing tenor for many years as a Sweet Adeline, cooking, baking gardening and reading.


In July 26, 1977 she married Peter Graceffa. She and Pete sang in the choir at the Saint Francis Catholic Church where they were they were long time members.


Surviving are husband Peter J. Graceffa of the home; son Robert Zamborsky and daughter Rebecca Zamborsky both of Toronto, OH; daughters  Colleen Gianvito and her companion Paul Martindill of Grove City, OH and Dawn (Tim) Sircy of Nashville, TN; six grandchildren, Laurie (Shilo) Hurdle of Toronto, Troy Dennis of Kansas City, MO, Taylor (Erik) Snyder and, Lindsay Gianvito of Columbus, OH, Tyler Woodward and Josh Woodward of Nashville, TN; eight great-grandchildren, Ayden Dennis of Kansas City, MO,  Gabriel and Elijah Hurdle of Toronto, OH, Cameron, Bayleigh, Madisyn and Ava Snyder and Gionna Gianvito all of Columbus, OH.; brothers, Chuck (Sandy) Argentine of Steubenville, OH and Larry (Debbie) Argentine of New Somerset, OH and many nieces and nephews whom she adored; brother –in-law and sister-in-law, Steve and Mary Jo Parello of Mechanicstown, OH and nephews, Raymond (Sandy) Parello of Columbus, OH and Jerry Parello of Pittsburgh, PA and their children Steven Parello of Columbus, OH  and Ashley and Nicholas Parello of Pittsburgh, PA.


A Memorial Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at the Saint Francis Roman Catholic Church, 412 Findley Street Toronto, OH 10:30 A.M. Saturday, October 13th.


In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Toronto Alumni Association, 102 N. Third St., Toronto, OH 43964 or the Toronto Historical Society, P.O. Box 163, Toronto, OH 43964

Donations may be made to:

Toronto High School Alumni Association
102 North Third Street, Toronto OH 43964
Tel: 1-740-537-9114

Toronto Historical Society
P.O. Box 163, Toronto OH 43964

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