Ivan H. Graham
68, Hobart, Indiana
Local Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M. Friday, April 23, 2010, Pulliam Funeral
Home, Oblong, IL
Military Flag Presentation: Oblong American Legion Post #219
Memorials: Oblong Children’S Christian Home ~ Envelopes at or may
be mailed to the funeral home
IVAN H. GRAHAM, age 68, of Hobart, Indiana passed away Monday,
April 19, 2010, at Saint Mary Medical Center, Hobart, Indiana. Ivan
was born on October 24, 1941, in Hammond, Indiana he was the son of Wilmer
and Evelyn (Weathers) Graham. He served his country in the U. S.
Marine Corps and was an employee with ArcelorMittal Steel, retiring in
2007. Ivan was a member of the Glen Park Eagles F.O.E. #2413. He
bowled at Cressmoor on Friday’s and in the senior league at Ray’s
Lanes on Monday’s. Ivan liked doing puzzles, reading and watching
all kinds of sports on TV.
On April 22, 1956, he married Linda Dennis, who survives. Also surviving
is one son and daughter-in-law, James E. (Kimberly) Graham; grandchildren
Matthew and Megan Graham; 3 brothers, Larry (Marsha) Hocking, John (Brenda)
Graham, and Mike (Vita) Graham; 1 sister, Jean (Gerald) Lawhead; several
nieces and nephews; and other loving family and friends.
The funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 22,
2010, at the Rees Funeral Home, 600 W. Old Ridge Rd., Hobart, Indiana with
Pastor Richard Brown officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at the Rees Funeral Home in Hobart, Indiana. Locally
a funeral service will take place at 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 23, 2010,
at the Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois with Rev. Ron Klaus officiating. Burial
will be in the Oblong Cemetery, Oblong, Illinois. Expressions of
sympathy can be shown by a donation to the Oblong Children’s Christian
Home with envelopes available at the funeral home. Military flag
presentation will be made by the Oblong American Legion Post #219. Local
arrangements provided by: Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Illinois.