Robert E. Graham

  • "I always thought of "Brather Bob" as the person I could..."
    - Fran Graham
  • "To make the symphony words for the deep appreciation we all..."
    - Angelie Graham
  • "Rest in Peace Robert, You have a wonderful family who will..."
    - Rio Teguh Susanto
  • "Thank you Jay and Vicky, you were a good friend to him."
    - Angie Graham
  • "May the love of friends and family carry you through your..."
    - Jay and Victoria Morgan

Robert E. Graham, 59, of Bradenton. September 21, 1951 thru January 9, 2011, formerly of Hamburg, New York. 'Buffalo Bob' now lives in the hearts of his loved ones. He leaves behind his loving wife of 38 years, Angelie and his pride and joy, 16 year old son, Arthur. Bob's death follows his father Arthur C., his mother Lois Graham Ottinger, his brother George and loyal companion Merlin our Lab. He is survived by his brother Rick and wife Pat, their children Richie and Robert, sister-in-law Fran and her children Nick and Jennifer, sister Carol Frey, her children Becky Schappacher, Debbie Downing, David and John Frey, and his nephews D.J. and Dalton Downing. Bob will be remembered as a devoted family man, good friend and great humanitarian. He wore many hats, he was an industrial journeyman electrician and master mechanic. Bob served in the US Navy, VP-50 at Moffett Field, California. You are invited to our Healing Service on Wednesday, January 26, 2011 at 6:00pm, at Longboat Island Chapel, 6200 Golf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, Florida 34228, 941-383-6491. Covell Funeral Home, Bradenton, is serving the Graham family.

Published in The Bradenton Herald from Jan. 17 to Jan. 18, 2011