he was the son of Rowland A. and Edith M. (Jury) Graham
The Progress, Clearfield, PA August 2003
∼The Progress, Clearfield, Pa., Friday, August 29, 2003
WOODLAND - Robert C. Graham, 88, of Shiloh, Woodland RD, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003, at his home.
Born Dec. 2, 1914, in Bigler, he was a son of Roland A. and Edith M. (Jury) Graham.
Mr. Graham was employed at Forcey Lumber Co. as a journeyman for 14 years and after that he was foreman at the State Nursery for 13 years.
He attended Wesleyan Faith Holiness Church.
Mr. Graham is survived by his wife, Luerene A. (Swoope) Graham, whom he married Sept. 10, 1936, in Woodland; seven children, Shirley Yebernetsky and her husband, John, of Linden, N.J., R. Duane Graham and his wife, Marsha, of DuBois, Marian Jovich of Somerset, Ralph D. Graham and his wife, Gwen, of Bon Aqua, Tenn., Thelma Smith and her husband, Dan, of Preemption, Ill., Melvin Clark and his wife, Nora, of Woodland and Carolyn Smeal and her husband, Rodney, of Morrisdale; 23 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a brother, Harold Graham of Morrisdale; and two sisters, Arlena Knee of Mt. Union and Lucille Pannebaker of Philipsburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Sherman E. and Sanford C. Graham; three brothers, Albert, Harvey and Arnold Graham; a sister, Avanel Graham; and a granddaughter, Susan Smeal.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at The Bennett and Houser Funeral Home Inc., Clearfield, with the Rev. Russell Mencer officiating.
Interment will be at Dale Cemetery.
Friends will be received at the funeral home from 2-4 and 7-
9 p.m. Saturday and 1-2 p.m. Sunday.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Helpmates Inc., 211 E. Locust St., Clearfield, PA 16830.
To send an online tribute, go to mem.com.
h/o Luerene A. (Swoope) Graham
Luerene A. Swoope Graham
1915–2010 (m. 1936)
Calvan Leroy Graham
Harold Edmund Graham
Albert Marvin Graham
Avanel M. Graham Graham
Arlena M. Graham Knee
Arnold D. Graham
Baby Boy Graham
Lucille N. Graham Pannebaker
Burton Roland Graham
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