Arthur ‘Art’ Graveno Jr., 75, Vietnam Navy vet, surveyor, Lititz VFW and Legion member

By on November 29, 2017

Arthur “Art” Graveno Jr., 75, of Lititz, passed away at home on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

Born in Reading, he was the son of the late Arthur Sr. and Blanche Shetter Graveno. He was the loving husband of Miriam Musser Graveno, and they celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary this past March.

A surveyor, Art worked for several contractors in Lancaster, Dauphin, and York counties. He proudly served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Art was a member of the Lititz VFW Post 1463 and the Lititz American Legion Post 56.

Surviving in addition to his wife are three children: Shirley Shank of New Providence; Barry, husband of Ann Graveno of the Poconos; Sharon, wife of Timothy Cox of Quarryville; four grandchildren: Heidi, wife of Jayson Heim; Brad Shank; Nicole, wife of William Nieves; Heather Shultz-Bruce; and six great-grandchildren: Colt Nieves; Madelyn and Cailyn Bruce; Caden L., Amaz W., and Piper Veruete.

Services were held Nov. 24 at Buch Funeral Home, Lititz. Interment was in Riverview Burial Park, Lancaster.

In lieu of flowers, those desiring may send contributions in Art’s memory to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.

To send the family online condolences, visit Buch Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lititz, was in charge of the arrangements.

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