Ella May Graham
Passed away Monday, February 13, 2017, at the Cartwright Care Residence. Age 86 years.
The daughter of the late Mary (Lipp) and Asaph Schibelhut was born May 9, 1930 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was a graduate of Arthur Hill High School. She married Frank G. Graham, September 3, 1949. He passed away January 6, 1994. Ella was employed by the Saginaw Sheriff’s Department, retiring in 1980. She was a member of Old Town Christian Outreach and enjoyed gardening, crafting and fishing. Most of all she enjoyed her family.
Surviving are four daughters and their husbands, Sandra and William Griffus, Tawas, MI; Shelley and Martin Echartea, Bay City, MI; Sharon and Joseph Maday, Hemlock, MI; Shawn Stevens and John Browning, Saginaw, MI; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; a brother, Herman Schibelhut and a sister, Mary Kay Baade; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a great granddaughter and a sister, Cornelia Ledtke.
In accordance with Mrs. Graham’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017, at Old Town Christian Outreach, 600 Gratiot Ave. Saginaw, MI. Rev. Donald Dinninger will officiate. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Covenant VNA or Old Town Christian Outreach Soup Kitchen. www.casefuneralhome.com