Louis "Lou" A. Graham, age 68, passed away Thursday, November 5, 2015. He was born September 17, 1947 to Howard and Evelyn (Vos) Graham in Muskegon. Lou was a college graduate of Central Michigan University. Lou then became a teacher for the Orchard View School system and worked for 43 years. While he was at Orchard View he also coached football, wrestling and track. He was a member of Grace Memorial Baptist Church and was a former superintendent at the church. In his retirement he taught English two nights a week at Muskegon Community College. He enjoyed fishing and hanging with his grandkids. Lou is survived by his wife of 46 years, Jane; children, Andrea Graham-Aerts (Jeff), J'nai Resterhouse (Denis); grandchildren, Ashley Aerts, Graham Resterhouse, Bella Resterhouse, Jordyn Jalovec, Jacob Jalovec; great-grandchild, Zoey Berg; sister, Barb (Pete) Peliotes; sister-in-law, Shari Graham; many sibling-in-laws; many special nieces and nephews; and special friends Mark and Julie Jalovec. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dan Graham. A MEMORIAL VISITATION will take place at First Baptist Church (1070 Quarterline Rd.) on Sunday, November 8, 2015 from 1:58 to 4:06 pm. In lieu of flowers the family asks for contributions to help with expenses. Arrangements entrusted to The Lee Chapel, 6291 S. Harvey St. (231-798-1100). Feel free to share a memory with the family at www.sytsemafh.com
Published by Muskegon Chronicle from Nov. 6 to Nov. 8, 2015.