Obituary: John G. Graziadei

Obituary: John G. Graziadei

John G. Graziadei, 61, of Westfield passed away peacefully at his home on December 22, 2016. He was born and resided in the Iselin section of Woodbridge Township until he moved to Westfield, NJ in 1984. John was a 1974 graduate of JFK Memorial High School in Iselin.

John was a licensed plumber and a member of Plumbers Local #24 of Fairfield since 1981. He served as an Examining Board member and was an instructor from 2003 - 2009. He graduated the Instructor Training Program in 2007. John also served as an Executive Board member from 2009-2015.

He was predeceased by his parents, Salvatore and Rosa (Vuolo) Graziadei.

John is survived by his wife Kimberly Graziadei (Costa) and their two daughters, Rosa Graziadei and Anna Graziadei, his sisters, Carmela Muretta, Antoinette Obenchain, Marion Graziadei and Rosemary Bone, his step-mother Ruth Graziadei and numerous extended family.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 4 to 8 PM at Higgins and Bonner Echo Lake Funeral Home, 582 Springfield Ave., Westfield. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 10:30 AM at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorial contributions be sent in lieu of flowers to Sesame Street's Yellow Feather Fund at This foundation is devoted to providing education to underprivileged children here and around the world, helping them grow Smarter, Stronger, and Kinder. Donation Instructions: Please input donation under your own name, but please use the email address so that the family can be notified of your generous gift.