Carl R. Graham, 79, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Friday, June 12, 2020 at 10:02 pm surrounded by his family at his home in, Michigan City, Indiana.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, June 19, 2020 at Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, IN with Rev. Jerry Partenberry officiating. Burial will follow in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Michigan City, IN. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm -1:00 pm, Friday, June 19, 2020 at the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel.
He was born August 13, 1940 in Benton Harbor, MI to the late Charles and Lora (Crowder) Graham. On December 3, 1961 in St. Joseph, Michigan he married Hope (Rodriguez) Graham who survives in Michigan City, Indiana.
also surviving are three daughters, Donna (Roger) Butler of Michigan City, IN, Brenda (David) Moelker of Franklin Park, IL, Lora Graham of Michigan City, IN; son, Franklin Graham of Michigan City, IN; A special beloved grandchild, Stephanie (William) White; four grandchildren, Danielle (Darryl) Goodwin, Dustin (Lore) Graham, Esperanza Shippee, Seth Graham; four great-grandchildren, Elysia, William "Billy", Bella, Allie; two sisters, Mary Butler, Janie Sillaway; two special grandchildren Chas Heath and Ashley Johnson. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Elmer, Chuck, Bob; two sisters, Ruth and Kathy.
Carl retired after working many years as a businessman. He enjoyed going to garage sales, watching boxing, car races, the news, and baking. Carl loved to work with his hands and loved spending time with his family. He was absolutely adored by his family, "who loves you best".
Contributions may be made to Salvation Army, 1201 Franklin St. Michigan City, IN 46360.
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