Bryan Graham, 62, passed away on Aug. 23, 2018
Bryan Graham, 62, peacefully passed away on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on Dec. 17, 1955 in Newton, the son of Wanda Murphy Graham and the late Billy Joe Graham.
Bryan was a truck driver for Kivort Steel in Waterford, NY. Trucking has always been a large part of Bryan’s life. He loved the outdoors, fishing, golfing, NASCAR, and flying with his brother-in-law Joe. Bryan was a jack of all trades. He truly enjoyed the time he spent with his family and friends, taking care of the house, and helping others. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his daughter and daughter-in-law. Bryan had a giant personality and a beautiful gentle spirit.
Bryan is survived by: his beloved wife, Kathleen Graham; mother, Wanda Graham; daughter, Crystal Graham (Amy Ielapi); brothers, Jim Graham, Steve Graham; sisters, Carol Stucky (Duane), Lynn Graham - Newfer, Mary Thompson (Sheldon); several nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Joe Graham; father-in -law, Joseph Norris; mother-in-law, Joyce Keightley; sister, Diane Kay Graham; brother-in-law, Mike Newfer.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 at The Federated Church 207 East Central Street Whitewater, Kan. Family and friends may call from 4 to 5 p.m. prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers you can make donation in honor of Bryan to nightoutforyou.org.
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