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Lena Granite, 98, a native of Italy who moved came to Niagara Falls as a child, died Monday (Sept. 27, 1999) in Mount View Health Center, Lockport.

The former Lena Donatelli was born in Campo Bosso, Italy, and formerly lived on Haeberle Avenue.

For a time in the 1930s, she worked for Walker's Laundry on Main Street.

Her husband, Louis, died in 1950.

Survivors include a son, Peter L. of Lockport; a daughter, Dolores Cassidy of Reno, Nev.; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1401 Pine Ave., following prayers at 10 in the Spallino-Amigone Funeral Home, 1300 Pine Ave. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery.


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