Dean William Graham beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away on June 19th 2022. He was born on November 19th, 1933 in Osakis, MN to William Graham and Eunice Roqutte Graham.
Dean graduated from Alexandria High School in Alexandria, MN in 1951. He was President of FFA and won the State Farmer award. Dean served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954. He attended Northern University in Aberdeen, SD. Dean married Viola Koenders on June 30th, 1957.
Dean worked for Boehinger Ingelheim in the animal health division until he retired in 1992. He and Viola retired in Summerlin, NV in 1995, where he was very active playing golf and gardening.
Dean leaves behind his daughter Holly Damron, granddaughter Chelsey Damron and grandson Brock Damron. He is preceded in death by his wife Viola Graham, parents William and Eunice Graham, sisters Betty Laven, Harriet Williams, Patti Murphy and Karen Erickson.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 16th at 11:00 AM at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd. (10600 S.) Sandy, UT 84092.
The family wishes to express a sincere thanks to the caregivers at Beehive Homes at South Jordan and A+ Hospice.
Holly, Chelsey and Brock
So sorry to hear about Dean such a wonderful father and awesome grandfather and friend to so many. I often cherish the memories before Vi and Dean moved to Vegas. The awesome boating trips the many Christmas We spent together. Wonderful. Time. So Sorry Holly, Chelsey and Brock. May gods bless
Holly Chelsea and Brock. Your family is dear to my heart. I wish I was able to attend the service and tell you in person. Please remember God was please in the life Dean lead and welcomed him home with open arms. Vickie & Garry
Very sorry Holly. Dean was a very nice and meaningful person.
Holly- We are saddened by Dean-s passing but realize that like his sister Patti it was a blessing because of the future suffering he would continue to endure. Thank you for keeping our family informed of his condition. W enjoyed his 2020 visit so much.
Dean will be missed. Such a nice man.
President Sun City Niners Golf
As you know our hearts and prayers are with you, Chelsey and Brock during this time.
We will be thinking of you. When I think of your dad, I just remember our golf outings
and his laugh. Prayers continue for you all. much love to you dear cousin!
So sorry for your loss,Dean was a total gentleman