Grazia Patafio, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on November 4, 2017. She was 87.
Grazia was born in Scilla Reggio, Calabria, Italy on January 18, 1930 to the late Filippo and Antonia (Varbaro) Scarfone.
She was predeceased by her husband Carlo who died on July 24, 1999
She is survived by her children Dominick Patafio and his wife Michele, Annette Como and her husband Gaetano; her 7 grandchildren :Christina, John, Dominick, Jr., Bianca, Natalie, Carl and Amelia and her sister Josephine (Rocco) Onorino and many nieces nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her daughter Santa Rossignuolo.
Visiting will be Tuesday 4-8pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Wednesday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery.