Raymond Jerome Graff, Sr.
Oct 26, 1920 - Dec 1, 2013
Raymond Jerome Graff, Sr., 93 of Patterson passed away Sunday, December 1st at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto.
Mr. Graff was born in Milladore, Wisconsin and was a resident of Patterson for 13 years. He was retired from the Air Force and worked for Ace Hardware for 20 years. He was a member of the Christian Fellowship Church in Patterson, Masonic Lodge, Shriner's, and Bel-Ali.
Mr. Graff is survived by his sons, Douglas Braudrick of Pittsburgh, Dennis Braudrick of Pasco, WA, Dan Braudrick of Brentwood, Louis Graff of Patterson and R.J. Graff of Oregon; daughters, Kristyne York of Pasco, WA, Kimberly Carmichael of Massachusetts and Connie Wiese of Nashville, IL; brothers, Mike Graff of Wisconsin and Joe Schwartzbauer of Missouri; sister, Edie Hill of Illinois; 17 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eugenia "Jean" Graff; brothers, Dan Graff, George Schwartzbauer and sister, Betty Worth.
A Visitation will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 am, Friday, December 6th followed by Funeral Service at 11:30 am at the First Baptist Church in Patterson. Interment to follow at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella.
Services conducted by Hillview Funeral Chapel, Patterson.
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Published in the Modesto Bee on Dec. 4, 2013