Madeline B. Graffagnino of Greenport died Dec. 13. She was 57.
The daughter of Biago Esposito and Vivian (Bell) Esposito, she was born Dec. 29, 1958, in Brooklyn and was a high school graduate.
Ms. Graffagnino worked in the recreation department at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport.
On Nov. 17, 1979, she married Charles Graffagnino in Brooklyn.
Family members said she loved her children and grandchildren; and enjoyed spending her free time at the beach, taking her grandchildren on adventures and visiting Disney World.
Predeceased by her mother in 1992; her father in 1986 and her brothers, Thomas in 2006 and Joseph in 1973, Ms. Graffagnino is survived by her husband; her daughters Tricia Graffagnino and Laura Arena of Greenport and Jamie Kalin of Flanders; her sisters, Mary O’Brien, Patricia Bozza, Teresa Loeffler and five grandchildren.
The family received visitors Dec. 17 at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral Mass took place Dec. 19 at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport, officiated by Father Richard Hoerning.
Memorial donations may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Office of Development, P.O. Box 27106, New York NY 10087.