Albert S. Granato, 88, of Coal Center, Long Branch, passed away Sunday, September 13, 2020 at Grandview Estates of Elizabeth. Born February 2, 1932 in Donora, he was the son of the late Albert F. and Alma Linoman Granato. A resident of Coal Center for the past 45 years, Mr. Granato attended the HOPE Center Church, Lynnwood, was retired from the PA Dept of Unemployment where he was an adjustor, was a veteran of the US Army and enjoyed camping in the mountains.
He is survived by his wife Joanna Smichnick Granato to whom he would have celebrated 65 years of marriage in December 2020; son & daughter in law Kevin & Cindy Granato of Long Branch; two grandchildren Brandon Granato & wife Megan, Natalie Granato; brother & sister in law David & Shirley Granato of Long Branch; sister Shelia Sakalik of Rostraver Twp. and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by a brother Ronald Granato and two sisters Alma Jean Ramsdell and Naoni Butchko.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon 724-929-6183. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC at 10AM with the Pastor Albert Bashur officiating. Interment will take place in Belle Vernon Cemetery.
Keeping in compliance with the County and State Mandate, guests are asked to please abide by personal protective guidelines, masks MUST be worn, social distancing must still be maintained and to please minimize your visit to allow other family and friends to pay their respects to the family since we are still limited to 25 guests in the funeral home at a given time.
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