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GRAZIANO, VINCENT W., 87, of Cranston passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017. He was the husband of Lorraine (Storti) Graziano for 63 years. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Richard and Catherine (Borkowski) Graziano. Mr. Graziano was a national sales manager for Lang Jewelry, prior to opening his own company Mr. Vincent & Co. He was a 1947 graduate of La Salle Academy, and served one year in the United States Army. He was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals organization and played minor league baseball in Pocatello, Idaho. He was a communicant and usher at St. Paul's Church in Edgewood, and a longtime member of St. Paul's Knights of Columbus and the Pawtuxet Athletic Club. He coached for many years for the Edgewood South Elmwood Little League, and was elected to the 1st Ward Democratic Committee in Cranston. Besides his wife, he is survived by his son Vincent R. Graziano and his wife Colleen, and daughters-in-law Maureen Graziano and Jodi Lynn Graziano, along with five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He was the brother of Sylvia DeBerardis and the late Richard and Joseph Graziano. He was preceded in death by two sons, Robert J. Graziano and Paul D. Graziano. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial MONDAY at 11 a.m. in St. Paul's Church in Cranston, RI. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to St. Paul's Church, 1 St. Paul's Place, Cranston, RI 02905 would be appreciated. Calling hours are respectfully omitted. Please share condolences at WOODLAWNGATTONE.COM

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