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Joann Lynn Ograbisz


Joann Lynn Ograbisz, 55, of Moorefield passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021, at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.

Born March 31, 1966, in Burlington, VT, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elma (Emerson) Niquette. She was also preceded in death by 2 brothers.

Joann was a chauffeur, driving limousines for a number of companies in Massachusetts. She loved her dogs and cardinals were her favorite bird. She was devoted to her family and brought joy and laughter to everyone around her. She wasn't afraid to live life to the fullest.

She is survived by her husband, Francis “Frank” Ograbisz; three sons, Joseph Ograbisz, Christopher Ograbisz, along with his fiance Jaquan Mussington; Joshua Ograbisz along with his wife, Mariah Ograbisz, all of Moorefield; three sisters, Linda Niquette, Worcester, MA; Evelyn Law, Worcester, MA; and Carol Ray, Petersburg, WV; along with one grand daughter.

According to her wishes, Joann will be cremated and no services are currently planned.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to Elmore Funeral Home, 217 Winchester Avenue, Moorefield, WV 26836, to help defray the cost of cremation.

Joann's arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral Home.