After a courageous battle with Ovarian Cancer, Linda Graff age 73 of Valencia passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on March 20, 2021. Her strength and resilience was an inspiration to family, friends and caregivers. She was the daughter of the late John and Eileen Leahy and is survived by her loving husband Victor of 53 years and her two children Deborah (Kevin) Sexton, Michael (Lisa), sister-in-law Bernice Graff and five beautiful grandchildren Ryan Sexton, Adam Graff, Dylan Sexton, Lauren Graff and Kaitlyn Sexton; by her late brother John J. and Patrick (Jan) Leahy and nieces and nephew.
She graduated from Oakland Catholic HS and went on to St. Francis School of Nursing to become a Registered Nurse. Linda worked many noteworthy positions at St. Francis Hospital including Med-Surge on 7 South and in the cardiology step down unit. She wrapped up her career as a Manager of Health Care Utilization Review. The family would like to thank the team at Good Samaritan Hospice for their compassionate care and our family and friends for countless acts of kindness and support. Linda’s beautiful smile, giving spirit and positive attitude will be missed by us all.
Visitation Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Neely Funeral Home, 2208 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw.
Funeral Mass Thursday 10 AM at St. Matthew Parish at St. Bonaventure Church.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) or Good Samaritan Hospice in her name.
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