Stow - Pauline "Grandma" Granata 94 passed away from natural causes on Monday August 24, 2020. Born July 26, 1926 in Detroit, MI., she grew up in Akron and then resided in Stow most of her life. She was a local icon in Stow during her many years of service at Osman's Pies, Apples and Giant Eagle Bakery. She was a member of Holy Family Church in Stow for most of her life. She was a proud member of The Cascade Community Church Family in Akron, recently attended Pilgrim Church in Stow. Her kind hearted nature and loving heart will be missed by many. Preceded in death by her loving husband Sam, her devoted parents Katharine and Rev. Lewis Gazich, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. She leaves behind her precious children Mary Katharine Smith, Rosario (Ross) and Angela, also her precious granddaughter and best friend Heather Marie Smith as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Calling hours and the funeral was held Saturday August 29, 2020, at Redmon Funeral Home, Stow, Pastor Bob Holland and granddaughter Heather Smith officiated. Interment was in the mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery in Akron.
Posted online on September 13, 2020