To his friends and family- he was Bob.
To the boys that grew into great men, he was Mr. Graham.
A man who went out of his way to help someone in need. A kind man.
You may have met the funny Bob with a dry sense of humor, or the thoughtful, quiet, contemplative Bob who made you rethink everything you knew when he spoke. The Bob who would talk to a stranger about music, sports or the weather....
Bob impacted so many lives. He offered a hand up if you needed it, and offered a hand out without strings. He was the strong wall at your back even if you didn't realize he was holding you up.
He was always there.
Until he wasn't.
We look forward to seeing you again Bob. To have a beer or a shot. Cheers.
Robert W. Graham Jr. was born in Chicago on October 3, 1937 to Leila McLeod and Robert W. Graham Sr. He was little brother to John and George Valentine. Married for 53 years to Kathleen before her passing in 2018.
Father to Robert, Kerry (Shawn), and John (Michelle), Grandfather to Kennedy and Kyle, and slave to his tuxedo rescue cat Sweetie. Uncle to Georgie (d), Wendy, Stevie, and John.
Visitation is at Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home located at 9568 Belmont Ave, Franklin Park on Wednesday, Feb 3 from 3-8pm.
Funeral Procession begins at 10am Thursday from Sax-Tiedemann. Chapel service at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines.
Please reach out to the family directly if you would like to join them after the funeral for lunch in Bensenville.
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