Dean William Graham beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away on June 19th 2022. He was born on November 19th, 1933 in Osakis, MN to William Graham and Eunice Roqutte Graham.

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Dean graduated from Alexandria High School in Alexandria, MN in 1951. He was President of FFA and won the State Farmer award. Dean served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954. He attended Northern University in Aberdeen, SD. Dean married Viola Koenders on June 30th, 1957.

Dean worked for Boehinger Ingelheim in the animal health division until he retired in 1992. He and Viola retired in Summerlin, NV in 1995, where he was very active playing golf and gardening.

Dean leaves behind his daughter Holly Damron, granddaughter Chelsey Damron and grandson Brock Damron. He is preceded in death by his wife Viola Graham, parents William and Eunice Graham, sisters Betty Laven, Harriet Williams, Patti Murphy and Karen Erickson.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 16th at 11:00 AM at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd. (10600 S.) Sandy, UT 84092.

The family wishes to express a sincere thanks to the caregivers at Beehive Homes at South Jordan and A+ Hospice.


Graveside Service

Saturday, Jul. 16, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E. Dimple Dell Road
Sandy, UT 84092

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Larkin Sunset Gardens
1950 E 10600 S
Sandy, UT

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Jun 24, 2022

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Dear Holly,

I was so sad to read of your father's passing. My heart goes out to you and the kids at this time. I love you all. Kennie

Kennie Schlappi , West Valley City, UT, US Jul 10, 2022

Kennie thank you for your kind words. I hope you are doing well...

Holly Damron , South Jordan, UT, US Jul 18, 2022

I was a friend to Dean from 2001 in Sun City Summerlin, Nevada. We were Golf friends with the Mens Niners and served on the Niners Board for 4 years. Dean was respected by everyone who knew and associated with him. Rest In Peace and be together again with Vi.

Ron & Soozi Burke , Riverton , UT, US Jul 08, 2022