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SHEFFIELD LAKE – JoAnn Grau (nee Molinaro), 72 of Sheffield Lake passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Main Street Care Center in Avon Lake. JoAnn was born on May 5, 1942 in Kenosha, WI. She was an English teacher at Elyria High School for 17 years, retiring in 1999. Prior to that JoAnn taught in the Xenia and Glenville School Districts. JoAnn was a former leader and member of 3rd Order of Franciscans at St. Anthony Church in Lorain. She was a lector and Eucharistic minister at St. Thomas the Apostle Church and a former teacher for Cleveland and Lorain Right to Life.
JoAnn is survived by her husband Michael; sons Jeremy (Nancy) and Jeffrey (Robin); 6 grandchildren Kevin, Jason, Emily, Michael, Joseph and Matthew.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Emil and Ellen Molinaro.
Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 32000 Detroit Road, Avon from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm on Wednesday, June 18. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am on Thursday at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 521 Harris Road, Sheffield Lake with Father Steven Shields officiating. Interment at St. Joseph Cemetery, Avon.
Memorial contributions may be forwarded to Habitat for Humanity, 121 Habitat Street, Americus, GA 31709.
Published in The Morning Journal on June 15, 2014
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