John Graznak

April 5, 1923 ~ March 24, 2020 (age 96)


John Graznak, 96 of Culmerville, West Deer Township died Tuesday March 24, 2020. He was born April 5, 1923 in Greensboro to the late John and Eva (Kravinski) Graznak. John has lived in West Deer for the past 70 years. He was a 1942 graduate of Monongahela High School. John worked for West Penn Power Company for over 30 years as an electrical serviceman. He was a member of the Electrical Workers Union Local 102 and a member of the Operating Engineers Union Local 66 in Pittsburgh. John enjoyed hunting, fishing, general repair, gardening, spending with his family and especially spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors his daughter Linda (Dennis) Sheariss of Crafton, his grandchildren Andrew Sheariss, Erin Sheariss, Scott (Carrie) Sheariss and his great-grandchildren Braeden and Alexa Sheariss, his brother James (Elizabeth) Graznak of Greensboro and his sister Rose (Jesse) Rojas of Beaumont, TX.

Besides her parents he was preceded in death by his wife Martha (Charney) Graznak, his siblings Michael, Raymond, Joseph, Walter, Andrew and Charles Graznak, Ann Hall, Eva Mushinsky, Helen Porter, Margaret Graznak and Katherine Beloncis.

With the present health crisis, a private family viewing and service was held in the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, with the Rev. Alexander Poshyvajlo, officiating. He was laid to rest next to his wife in Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Indiana Twp. In lieu of flowers family suggests contributions sent to West Deer EMS, 101 East Union Road, Cheswick, PA 15024.  View obituary online and leave condolences at

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