Grace P. Santasiero, a homemaker, died Friday in Oakwood Health Care Center after a lengthy illness. She was 86.
Born in Buffalo, the former Grace Nizzaro lived in the Town of Tonawanda most of her life.
She was a homemaker and raised seven children.
Mrs. Santasiero enjoyed cooking, crocheting and spending time with her family.
Her husband of 52 years, Daniel S., died May 12, 1990.
Survivors include three daughters, Nina Christmann of Grove City, Pa., and Susan Vrenna and Camille Marks, both of of Amherst; two sons, Daniel Jr. of Houston and Ronald of Eden; 23 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 200 St. Gregory Court, preceded by prayers at 8:45 a.m. in Amigone Funeral Home, 5200 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Entombment will be in Forest Lawn's Rosewood Mausoleum.