Graham Padrick

Graham Padrick, 76, of Cranston, R.I., passed away peacefully with wife and daughters by his side on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, R.I.

He was the beloved husband of 56 years to Dorothea "Dorothy" M. (DiCicco) Padrick. Born in Richlands, on June 24, 1936. Graham was a son of the late Caleb K. and Sybil (Stevens) Padrick Sr. He was a warehouse manager for the former Konica Corporation for many years before his retirement. Graham was a U.S. Navy veteran serving during the Korean War era.

Besides his wife Graham is survived by his loving children, Gail M. Padrick of Los Angeles, Linda J. Pelletier and her husband Gary of Cranston, R.I., and Kelly A. Padrick of New York, N.Y. He was the cherished grandfather of Caitlyn M. Pelletier and Michael G. Pelletier. Graham was the brother of Percy "Pug" Padrick and Leslie Padrick, both of Richlands, and the late Caleb "C.K." Padrick Jr., Stacy Padrick, Gary Padrick, Lennie Voorhes and Theresa "Tildie" Humphrey.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9th at Free Holiness Mission Church on Gregory Fork Road in Richlands. Ranzer Horne and Rodney Humphrey will be officiating the service. Burial will follow at Padrick Family Cemetery on Gregory Fork Road.


Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Mar. 6 to Mar. 9, 2013