Thomas J. Graham
Died Dec. 27, 2003
EAST LIVERPOOL – Thomas J. Graham, 74, of Broadview Circle, died at 2:28 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, 2003, at Allegheny General Hospital following a lengthy illness.
Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., July 13, 1929, son of the late Thomas H. and Margaret Duffy Graham, he was a graduate of St. Vincent College in Latrobe, Pa.
A resident of the area most of his life, he was a veteran of the U. S. Army and was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church.
His career was in the pottery industry. He served as vice president of the former Wellsville Chino Co. before working as an executive at Buffalo Chino Co. of Buffalo, N. Y., which later was acquired by Oneida Silversmiths.
His wife, Marie Pantalone Graham, survives at home.
One son, Dr. Thomas J. Graham, and his wife CeCe of Baltimore survive along withtwo granddaughters, Margaret and Elizabeth Graham.
In addition, a brother-in-law, William Pantalone and his wife Emma of Chicago survive.
Friends may call Monday at the Dawson Funeral Home, where the family will be present from 6 to 9 p.m.
Fr. Bernard N. Gaeta will be celebrant of a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery. Following the service, family and friends will gather at the Dawson Family Center for fellowship.
The family suggests memorial tributes take the form of contributions to either the Curtis National Hand Center Foundation, 3333 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21218, or to the Marie Graham Scholarship, in care of East Liverpool City Schools Foundation Fund, O. O. Box 986, East Liverpool, Oh 43920.
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