In memory of
Janet Grasso
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In memory of
Janet Grasso
Janet Grasso, 76 Loving wife, mother of seven, active in St. Clare's Parish Janet Grasso, 76, of Great Kills, Staten Island, N.Y., passed away in her home on Dec. 2, 2018. She was born Janet Muscianesi in Brooklyn, N.Y. After getting her education, she worked in a doctor's office, where she met her future husband, William Grasso. The two married (MPF) and started their family. A few years later they moved to Staten Island, where she continued to be a full-time wife and mother to seven children. Janet was a devout Catholic and an active member of St. Clare's Parish. She taught religious education classes for 20 years and was an Eucharistic minister. On September 11, 2001, she initiated the start of "'Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament." She also proposed the "Mercy Sunday" services in the parish, which continues today. In addition, Janet started the first "EnCourage" group on Staten Island, with the late Father Harvey at Alba House on Victory Blvd. She is survived by her husband of 55 years; seven children, 18 grandchildren, and three siblings. Janet was loving, compassionate and always made time for anyone in need. All who knew her will miss her deeply. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Casey-McCallum Rice Funeral Home, with a Mass at 9:45 a.m. at St. Clare's Parish. Burial will follow in Ocean View Cemetery, Great Kills, N.Y. Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Casey-McCallum Rice Funeral Home. Casey-McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home 30 Nelson Ave. Staten Island, N.Y. 10308 (718) 317-7600
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In memory of
Janet Grasso
Janet Grasso, 76 Loving wife, mother of seven, active in St. Clare's Parish Janet Grasso, 76, of Great Kills, Staten Island, N.Y., passed away in her home on Dec. 2, 2018. She was born Janet Muscianesi in Brooklyn, N.Y. After getting her education, she worked in a doctor's office, where she met her future husband, William Grasso. The two married (MPF) and started their family. A few years later they moved to Staten Island, where she continued to be a full-time wife and mother to seven children. Janet was a devout Catholic and an active member of St. Clare's Parish. She taught religious education classes for 20 years and was an Eucharistic minister. On September 11, 2001, she initiated the start of "'Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament." She also proposed the "Mercy Sunday" services in the parish, which continues today. In addition, Janet started the first "EnCourage" group on Staten Island, with the late Father Harvey at Alba House on Victory Blvd. She is survived by her husband of 55 years; seven children, 18 grandchildren, and three siblings. Janet was loving, compassionate and always made time for anyone in need. All who knew her will miss her deeply. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Casey-McCallum Rice Funeral Home, with a Mass at 9:45 a.m. at St. Clare's Parish. Burial will follow in Ocean View Cemetery, Great Kills, N.Y. Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Casey-McCallum Rice Funeral Home. Casey-McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home 30 Nelson Ave. Staten Island, N.Y. 10308 (718) 317-7600
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Casey McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home
30 Nelson Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10308
Past Services ╲╱
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