Dr. Noel S. Graves, M.D.
89, of Hanover, Indiana, was born, April 22, 1924 in Muncie, Indiana. He was raised in Muncie and was a 1941 graduate of Muncie Central High School. He in the Army during World War II. He received his pre-med from Ball State University and his doctorate degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Graves then interned at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. In 1968, he began a residency of pathology in Indianapolis, but moved to Madison as he was invited into the Madison Clinic Practice. It was at the Madison Clinic that he began serving his patients from Switzerland County, Jefferson County and the surrounding areas where he remained in practice until he retired in 1999. He died December 14, 2013.
Survived by his daughter, Ann Graves; his son, David L. Graves; his grandson, John Graves and his wife, Kerri; his granddaughter, Jennifer Rada and her husband, Don; his great- grandchildren, Alyssa, Kyle and Natalie Rada. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earle Philip and Leona Hazel Stipp Graves; his beloved wife of sixty years, Rosalee Marks Graves, his daughter in law, Christine "Chris" Hill Graves; his brother, Philip Graves and his half-brother, Earle "Bud" Graves.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre , 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens, Madison, Indiana. Friends may call Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to the King's Daughters' Hospital Foundation.