Paul T. Graebner
Virginia Beach - Paul Thomas Graebner, 84, went home to be with the Lord on August 25, 2014. He was born in Saginaw, Michigan to the late August and Leona Graebner. Also predeceasing him were his sisters, Betty and Elayne, and his brothers, Kenneth, James and Robert.
Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife, Joanne, whom he married on Sept. 5, 1953; children, Sandra Lyles (James), James Graebner (Krista) and Thomas Graebner (Andrea), six grandchildren, James, Jessica, Jaclyn, Alexandra, Bailey and Sydney; two great-grandchildren, Jackson and Layla; and siblings, August Graebner and Karen Liss.
Paul served in the US Army from 1949-1951. He retired from General Motors in 1961 as a manufacturing engineer in Saginaw, Michigan after 30 years.
A memorial service will be held at 2PM on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Hope Lutheran Church, 5350 Providence Rd., Va Bch, VA 23464. Memorial donations may be made to Hope Lutheran Church or to Hope Lutheran's Memorial Garden. Cremation Society of Virginia is assisting the family.
Cremation Society of Virginia
5265 Providence Rd Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Published in The Virginian Pilot on Aug. 27, 2014