Pauline M. Graves, 94, of Kent, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Woodlands at Robinson.
She was born September 3, 1922 in Kent, to Michael and Caroline (Curiale) Apicello. She was retired from Durham Electric/KWA at the age of 75. Pauline enjoyed bowling, ceramics and making floral arrangements. She loved to spend time with her family.
She is survived by daughter, Linda Trautman of Kent; son, Robert (Mona) Graves of Ravenna; three grandchildren, Darcy (Mike) France of Kent, Erin Trautman of Kent and Amanda (Matt) Turner of Canton; six great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Graves, whom she married in Akron, on June 4, 1943; sisters, Julia Antonelli, Fanny Sepi and Mary Orsini; and brother, Sam Apicello.
The family would like to thank the staff at Woodlands at Robinson and Crossroads Hospice Care for their kindness and special care.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, December 2 at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home, where calling hours will be held from 11 a.m. Friday until the time of service. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Hospital, Attn: Memorial Department, 501 St. Jude's Place, Memphis, TN 38105.