Obituary photo of Theodore Graf, Louisville-Kentucky
In Loving Memory of

Theodore L. "Ted" Graf

1930 - 2018
Obituary photo of Theodore Graf, Louisville-Kentucky
In Loving Memory of

Theodore L. "Ted" Graf

1930 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 1:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 11:00am
St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill Campus)
Interment:
St. Joseph Hill Catholic Church Cemetery
Sellersburg, Indiana

Interment:
St. Joseph Hill Catholic Church Cemetery
Sellersburg, Indiana
Theodore L. “Ted” Graf, 87, of Memphis, passed away on Sunday afternoon, March 11, 2018. He was a lifetime member of St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill) in Sellersburg, as well as a lifetime farmer. Ted served his country during the Korean War in the United States Army and later went on to serve his community as the Carr Township Trustee. He was also an active participant and supporter of the New Albany Farmer’s Market.

He was born on April 4, 1930 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Herman and Josephine (Hammett) Graf. Ted was also preceded in death by his son, Randy Graf; daughter, Donna Graf Jackson; and daughter-in-law, Cindy Sams Graf.

Ted is survived by his wife of 63 years, Marcella (Kirchgessner) Graf; children, Rick Graf (Cathy), Becky Graf Mayfield (Danny), Ray Graf (Becky Ann); daughter-in-law, Mary Graf Book (John); son-in-law, Bryan Jackson; sisters, Juanita Popp (Jim), Virginia Townsend (Don); ten grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 1 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Thursday after 8 AM. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM Thursday at St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill Campus) with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Contributions in Ted’s memory may be made to the St. John Paul II Building Fund (216 Scheller Avenue, Sellersburg, IN 47172).

Please consider sharing a memory of Ted or leaving a special message for his family using the "Share Memories" section below.
Theodore L. “Ted” Graf, 87, of Memphis, passed away on Sunday afternoon, March 11, 2018. He was a lifetime member of St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill) in Sellersburg, as well as a lifetime farmer. Ted served his country during the Korean War in the United States Army and later went on to serve his community as the Carr Township Trustee. He was also an active participant and supporter of the New Albany Farmer’s Market.

He was born on April 4, 1930 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Herman and Josephine (Hammett) Graf. Ted was also preceded in death by his son, Randy Graf; daughter, Donna Graf Jackson; and daughter-in-law, Cindy Sams Graf.

Ted is survived by his wife of 63 years, Marcella (Kirchgessner) Graf; children, Rick Graf (Cathy), Becky Graf Mayfield (Danny), Ray Graf (Becky Ann); daughter-in-law, Mary Graf Book (John); son-in-law, Bryan Jackson; sisters, Juanita Popp (Jim), Virginia Townsend (Don); ten grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 1 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Thursday after 8 AM. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM Thursday at St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill Campus) with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Contributions in Ted’s memory may be made to the St. John Paul II Building Fund (216 Scheller Avenue, Sellersburg, IN 47172).

Please consider sharing a memory of Ted or leaving a special message for his family using the "Share Memories" section below.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 1:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 11:00am
St. John Paul II Catholic Church (St. Joe Hill Campus)
Interment:
St. Joseph Hill Catholic Church Cemetery
Sellersburg, Indiana

Interment:
St. Joseph Hill Catholic Church Cemetery
Sellersburg, Indiana

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