She was a graduate of the Lorain High School class of 1939. Mrs. Grayson was a lifelong parishioner of SS. Cyril & Methodist Catholic Church in Lorain, where she was active in the Ladies Guild, as well as the Slovenian Womens Union of America. In her free time, Mrs. Grayson enjoyed cooking and cake decorating, painting, and spending time with family and friends. She was also an avid fan of the Cleveland Cavaliers.
She is survived by her sons, Robert of Los Alamitos, California, and William of Columbus; and grandson, Jim of Stanford, California.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edley H. Grayson, August 23, 2000; parents, Andrew and Agnes Tomazin (nee Petrasic); sisters, Agnes Drstvensek, Anne Tomsic, and Mary Safran; and brothers, Frank Tomazin, Andrew Tomazin, Rudy Tomazin, John Tomazin, and Michael Matijasic.
The family will receive friends Friday, September 21, 2012, from 4 to 7 P.M., at the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Ave., Lorain. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 22, 2012, at 9:30 A.M., in the funeral chapel followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 A.M., at St. Francis Xavier Cabrini Parish, 2143 Homewood Dr., Lorain. The Reverend Edward Luca, Pastor Emeritus of St. Teresa Catholic Church in Sheffield Village, will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.
The family encourages memorial contributions to either St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish, or to the charity or organization of the donors own choosing.
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