David A. Graham, age 77, of Elizabeth Twp., passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Jefferson Hospital. An Army veteran, he retired as a police officer and former police chief in Elizabeth Township. A member of Round Hill Presbyterian Church in Elizabeth Twp., he was a former president and board member of the Elizabeth Township Area Emergency Medical Services and a member of the Stephen Bayard Masonic Lodge No. 526 of Elizabeth. Born November 6, 1941 in Large, he was a son of the late Walter R. Graham Sr. and the late Margaret (Biddle) Graham, and husband of the late Kathy (Heil) Graham.
He is survived by his son, Jeff (Lisa) Graham of Bunola; grandaughter, Shaylee (Matt Zimmick) Graham of Elizabeth Twp.; great-granddaughter, Lacey Taylor; sisters, Wilma (Terry) Murray of Santa, ID, Mildred Woofter of Finleyville and Linda Martin of North Huntingdon; brothers, Walter R. (Toni) Graham Jr. of Tucson, AZ and Milford Graham of Elrama; also, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by son, Todd Graham; and brother, William Graham. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 N. 2nd. Ave., Elizabeth, PA 15037 (412-384-4344) on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 12 NOON in Round Hill Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dr. D. Matthew Stith officiating. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT THE CHURCH. Memorial contributions may be made to Round Hill Presbyterian Church, 2150 Round Hill Church Road, Elizabeth, PA 15037. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published December 03, 2018.