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On Friday, October 11, 2019, Ronald Graham, loving husband, father of three children and seven grandchildren passed away at the age of 83. Ron was born on May 17, 1936 in Liverpool, England to Joseph and Violet Graham. Ron earned his Bachelor of Science degree in manufacturing engineering in Liverpool, England. Later he moved to the United States, settling in Rockford, Illinois with his wife and children, working for several years with Sundstrand Corporation. As he advanced in his career, the family relocated several times, including to Westfield, Massachusetts, Omaha, Nebraska, and Blandon, Pennsylvania. His passions included watching his hometown team, the Liverpool futbol club, and working on foreign cars. He enjoyed spending time with his family and completing crossword puzzles. He is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Jean Mary Graham. He is survived by his sister Norma Gibson, his children, Deborah Aurand, Allison Doke, and Stephen Graham, his grandchildren, Shannon, Stephanie, Matthew, Eleanor, Graham, Patrick and Samantha, and his companion of 12 years Jeannette McBride. Funeral arrangements will be held at 1pm at Canton Funeral Home located at East Cherokee Drive, Canton, GA 30115. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

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