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Zella L. Graf

January 16, 1956 ~ January 26, 2019 (age 63)
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Zella passed away at Temple University Hospital, after a courageous battle with cervical cancer. She was born in Philadelphia to the late Henry Sourbrine and May Moll Sourbrine. 

Zella was employed by the School District of Philadelphia and served in the custodial department for many years.  She was at The Moffett and H.A. Brown Schools.

She cherished her Teddy Bear Collection and her two fur babies Chewy and Gizmo, affectionately known as Gizzy.   

She is the beloved wife of George F Graf, devoted mother of Jennifer Graf, Joanne Graf ( Kenneth Himes ) and George Graf.  Loving grandmom of Gavin, Matthew, Nicholas, Sara, Ryan and Georgie. Dear sister of Fred Moll ( the late Pat ) and the late Anna Colonna and Hank.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass, on Thursday January 31, 2019 at 10:30 AM. at St. Anne's Church ( lower ), 2328 East Lehigh Avenue, where friends may call after 9 AM.  Further arrangements will be private.  In lieu of flowers the family is respectfully requesting memorial contributions to either the Penna . SPCA or the American Cancer Society.   

Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345
Web: http://www.cancer.org/

Pennsylvania SPCA
350 East Erie Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19134
Tel: 1-215-426-6300
Web: http://www.pspca.org

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