John McGraw(1956 - 2013)

John "David" McGraw

MANSFIELD: John "David" McGraw, 56, of Mansfield, passed away on March 18, 2013, at his home, following a lengthy battle with cancer.

David was born on May 24, 1956 in Toledo to James C. McGraw and Lois A. Bocherding McGraw Perry. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during Vietnam. He was an avid reader, and enjoyed playing video games, fishing, and all types of music. He was a loving father and grandfather, and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Along with his wife of twenty-four years, Kimberly S. Daugherty McGraw, He is survived by three children, Joshua (Carol) Daugherty of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Amber Klinetop (Steven Sanders) of Mansfield, and Ashley Mosier (Shannon Volz) of Lexington; six grandchildren, AJ Klinetop, Kaytelynn Klinetop, Aiden Mosier, Tristan Volz, Kody Blankenship, and Karter Blankenship; three siblings, Mary (Stuart) Smith, James (Cherie) McGraw, and Rick Perry all of Mansfield; and two step siblings, Violet of Mansfield and Chuck Perry of Florida.

David was preceded in death by his parents; step-brother, Larry Perry; step-sister, Sharon Perry; and his grandparents.

Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Discovery Church, 4116 Park Ave West, Ontario, OH 44903, with Pastor Jeff Shaull officiating. Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., is handling the arrangements.

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Published in the News Journal from Mar. 20 to Mar. 21, 2013