January 3, 1923 ~ January 12, 2001
MERIDEN-Thelma M. Graham, 78, of 435 Bradley Avenue died Friday, Jan. 12, 2001, at MidState Medical Center. She was born in Cumberland, R.I., Jan. 3, 1923, the daughter of the late Peregrine and Lillian Mowry Horman. She was retired from the International Silver Company and did volunteer work for the Senior Center as a senior companion, providing comfort and assistance to housebound seniors. She is survived by two sons, Dale Graham of New Haven and Wayne Graham, Sr. of Meriden; five grandchildren, Eva Graham of Newington,Elizabeth Cheung of Barrington Hills, IL, Wayne Graham, Jr. of Wallingford, Jennifer Graham of Atlanta, GA, and Jason Graham of Atlanta, GA and seven great-grandchildren, Zackery Graham of Newington, Sebastian Graham, Brett Graham, Aaron Graham all of Wallingford, Erin Graham of Atlanta, GA, Cameron Cheung and Justin Cheung, both of Barrington Hills, IL. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2001, at 7 p.m. at the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Avenue, Meriden. Rev. Eric Henderson will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. If desired, contributions in Mrs. Graham's memory may be made to the Senior Citizens Center, 22 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06451.