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Robert D. Graham

April 27, 1939 ~ May 22, 2022 (age 83)


Robert D Graham, 83 passed away peacefully on Sunday May 22,2022 at Ashton Creek, Fort Wayne, formerly of Butler, IN. He was born on April 27, 1939 to the late Donald Graham & Virginia Graham(Sterlin). He married Barbara Turner on July 21,1972 and would have celebrated their 50th anniversary this year. Robert retired from Dana, Ft Wayne 2001 after 40 years of service.

He loved his family and ALL his dogs, including all the neighbors dogs as well. He was known as the “DOG FATHER”. He walked ALL of the dogs everyday morning and evening, no matter the weather, until he could no longer walk himself. 

Bob so selflessly donated himself to IU Medical Center to help others with science and learning. His huge kind heart will be greatly missed by his family.

Survivors include:

Wife: Barbara Graham of Auburn, IN

Daughter: Jill (Rob) Einerwold of Leesburg, IN

Son: Gregory (Jina) Graham of Sylvania, OH.

Bonus Daughter: Annette(Larry) Batt of Defiance, OH

Grandchildren: Jennifer, Jesseka, Ereka and Drake, Annamarie, Trevor

Greatgrands: Aiden, Wyatt, Nicholai, Vaughn, Briar-Rose, Tori, Matthew, Jaxson and Hayes

Preceeded in Death by:

Son: Ryan Turner

Grandson: Tyler Turner

Sisters: Patsy Richhart, Marjorie Kimmel, Joan Kramer

Bonus Father: Johnny Graham

Memorial visitation will be on Thursday, June 16th, 2022 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at H.E. Johnson and Sons Funeral Home, Butler.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dekalb Humane Society.

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June 16, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
H.E. Johnson and Sons Funeral Home
212 N Broadway
Butler, Indiana 46721

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