JOSEPHINE CAZIER Josephine Giangreco Cazier, 55, of North Wales, formerly of Roxborough, died September 3, 2012, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She had been in failing health. Born in North Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Amelia DeMarco Giangreco. She graduated from Girls High School and Pierce Junior College, both in Philadelphia. Mrs. Cazier was a retired System Analyst for Menley and James in center city Philadelphia, a division of Smith, Kline, Beckman Pharmaceuticals. She was a member of Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic Church in Montgomery Township. Her primary focus was raising her three boys and was therefore involved in fund raising for North Penn High School sports and Nor-Gwyn Baseball Association. Josephine enjoyed the Atlantic City Casinos. Surviving is her beloved husband Paul R. Cazier; her three sons. Paul R. E. Cazier at home, Christopher M. Cazier of New York City and Peter D. Cazier, at home; one granddaughter, Emma Rose Cazier; three brothers Joseph and Anthony Giangreco, both of Oaks and Michael Giangreco and his wife, Rose Marie, of Delran, NJ; two sisters, Joanne Brun and her husband, Edward, of North Wales and Linda Brown and her husband, Richard, of Roxborough; and her sister-in-law, Maureen Giangreco. She was preceded in death by her brother, Nicholas Giangreco. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass Thursday, Sept. 6 at 11AM at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church, 1325 Upper State Road, North Wales, (between Horsham and County Line Roads in Montgomery Twp) where the family will receive friends Thursday morning from 10 to 10:45AM. Entombment will be in St. Patricks Mausoleum, E. Norriton. For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Josephine's name to Children's Hospital, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Phila, PA. 19104, would be preferred. Arrangements are by Simcox-McIlvaine Funeral Home, Lansdale.
Published in The Reporter on September 5, 2012