Meadville Tribune

July 29, 2013

Donald E. Graham

Meadville Tribune

East McKeesport — Donald E. Graham, 78, of Meadville, formerly of East McKeesport, passed Sunday, July 28, 2013.

He was born Oct. 11, 1934, in Wall, a son of the late Charles and Elva Meijer Graham.

He was a disabled U.S. Marine veteran of the Korean War, a self-employed truck driver and then became an ordained Pentecostal minister whose outreach included the elderly and shut in. He had a gentle heart for Christ and the ministry of Christ’s love was most important to him. He was also a Steelers fan.

He is survived by his wife, Roberta (Judy) Deere Graham; a son, John S. Graham, M.D., and his wife, Dana, of Tucson, Ariz.; and grandsons, Jack and Maxwell Graham.

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Forgie-Snyder Funeral Home, 1032 Broadway, East McKeesport, (412) 823-8083, where a funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Gary LaPietra officiating.

Interment will follow in Restland Memorial Park.