Evelyn (Leal) Gragg (1955-1991)

Sep 17, 1955 – Jan 13, 1991

A memorial Funeral Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday morning, Jan 15, 1991 at St. John’s Catholic Church for Evelyn M. Gragg, 35. She died Sunday at Stanford University Medical Center from cancer.

Born September 17, 1955, in Raton, New Mexico, she came to Napa in 1967 from Colorado. She was a member of the first senior class of Vintage High School, graduating in 1973. Following graduation, she became a retail clerk and was employed by Safeway Stores and Vallerga’s Markets in Napa. Recently she became a homemaker and as a hobby attended classes in flower arranging at Napa College and made floral arrangements for friends.

She is survived by her husband, Steve Gragg of Napa; her parents Joe and Rose Marquez, and two brothers, Paul Leal and Joseph Marquez, all of Aurora, Colorado, and her grandfather, Joe E. Marquez of Aguilar, Colorado. She also leaves numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins in Colorado and New Mexico.

Pastor Tim O’Sullivan officiated at the Mass, under the direction of Claffey and Rota Funeral Home. Evelyn was cremated at Tulocay Cemetery.