Obituary courtesy of Roger Hopkins

 

Piqua Daily Call

Piqua, Miami Co., Ohio

Saturday, June 12, 1965

 

Charlotte Graham, Widow of Franklin

 

     Mrs. Charlotte Katherine Graham, 87, formerly of 635 S. Wayne, widow of Franklin Allen Graham, died at 3:10 a.m. today in North Wayne Manor where she had been a patient two years.  She had been in failing health several years.

     A native of Port Clinton, Ohio, she was born Dec. 8, 1877, a daughter of Joseph and Anna Mueller Harris.  She spent most of her life in Piqua, coming here as an infant.

     She attended Piqua Schools and was married Sept. 26, 1900.  Her husband, Franklin, died Feb. 5, 1947.  She was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church and the Women’s Missionary Society of the church.

     Surviving are a daughter Mrs. Wayne Henning (Frances) of Rt. 1, three sons, Walter A. of Wilmette, Ill, Jay Edward of Baltimore, Md., and Kenneth F. of Piqua; seven grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.  A brother and two sisters preceded her in death.

     The Rev. Luther Florstedt will conduct services at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Cron Funeral Home here.  Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.

     Friends may call at the funeral home Monday afternoon and evening and Tuesday until the hour of services.     

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