August 2, 1945 - May 8, 2013
With great sorrow the family announces the passing of Graham Reginald Pope, 67, of Santa Monica, California. Graham passed away at home surrounded by family and friends. Graham was a Certified Public Accountant and President of the accounting firm Pope and Associates. He obtained an Honors Bachelor of Arts in Business from the University Of Western Ontario, Canada and a Masters of Taxation from Golden Gate University. Graham was President of the Timmins Chamber of Commerce in Timmins, Ontario, Canada and Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce. He was a member of the Board of Trustees of Santa Monica City College, President of the Santa Monica Rotary Club
and the local Canadian Red Cross in Canada.
Most of all Graham was a supportive, loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and uncle. He is survived by the loves of his life, his wife Joy, his daughters Adrienne and Julie, five grandchildren and numerous family and friends. Graham is also survived by his identical twin Alan (Linda) and his younger brother Douglas (Cathy) both of Timmins, Ontario, Canada.
A memorial service celebrating the life of Graham Pope will be held at First United Methodist Church, 1008 11th Street Santa Monica, California 90403 on Saturday, May 25th, 2013 at 2:00pm. Reception to follow in the Church Hall.
In lieu of flowers or other remembrances, the family would appreciate donations in honor of Graham Pope be made to Upward Bound House, 1104 Washington Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403, http://www.upwardboundhouse.org