Grattarola, surrounded by her family, died peacefully on August
22, 2011 in Beverly. After a short illness and a long full life,
Janet leaves her husband and soul mate of a lifetime, Fiore Paul
Devoted mother of
son, LTC (USA RET) Kevin Grattarola of Monument, CO, Maria
Bereket of Troy, MI, Gina Tzizik of Ipswich, and Julia Sibilla
of Vicenza, Italy. Loving grandmother to 10 beautiful children
and devoted sister of Barbara Antcliff and Anita Patton.
to be held on October 27, 2011 at the White Chapel Memorial
Cemetery in Troy, MI. Condolences can be sent to the
Whittier-Porter Funeral Home,P.O. Box 142, Ipswich, MA 01938 or
www.whittier-porter.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be
made to the child education fund in the name of "Sister
Anthonita Porta Legacy Trust", 1257 East Sienna Heights Drive,
Adrian, MI 49221.