Jay P. Graft, age 77, of Jefferson Hills, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Jefferson Hospital. A retired instrument repairman supercraft from U.S. Steel Clairton Works, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the OMNI masonic lodge #582 of Dravosburg.
Born May 3, 1942 in McKeesport, he was a son of the late George W. and Thelma (Bower) Graft. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Lorraine L. (Fawcett) Graft; daughter, Leann (Scott) Hommel of Baldwin; son, Scott (Dori) Graft of North Providence, RI; grandchildren, Ian and Marissa Graft; step-grandchildren, Dylan and Rachel Hommel; brother, Ray “Lee” (Diane) Graft of Port Vue; also, nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 2-4 and 6 until the time of military service at 8PM. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.
Originally published December 09, 2019.