Paul Thomas Graham March 7, 1928 -Nov. 25, 2012 Resident of Pleasant Hill Dearly loved husband, father and grandfather, died at home with his family in Pleasant Hill, CA. Paul was a proud Alumni of Loyola High School. He worked 30 years with Chevron. He was an active member of the Martinez Homing Pigeon Club for 40 years. Paul was also very involved in the American Legion and Veteran's of Foreign Wars. Family was the most important part of Paul's life. He was a dedicated husband and father. Athletics was very big part of his life and was actively involved in his children's sports activities and clubs. He advocated for improved opportunities for his children in sports, encouraged his children to have high expectations in education, and was the most honorable man and great role model. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Paul always had at least two dogs. Paul is survived by his wife of 59 years, Arlene; his 6 children, Debi, Gary, Jeff, Ted, Paula and Jill; son-in-laws, George Hoyos, Peter Helmer; daughter-in-law, Phyllis; 5 grandchildren, Natalie and husband Paul Tacorian, Bryan, Aaron, Benjamin, and Gwendolyn. Friends and family are invited to "A Celebration of Life", Oakmont Memorial Park, 2099 Reliez Valley Rd., Lafayette at 1:00 Thursday, December 6, 2012.