Our beloved Mother, Sister, Grandmother and Friend, Linda Jean Graham of Clackamas, Oregon passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the age of 72. She was born July 13, 1946 in Tillamook, Oregon.
As a lifelong Oregonian, Linda attended Coquille grade and middle schools ultimately graduating from Riddle High School. She was a small business owner and worked in retail for many years, most recently at the T.J. Maxx store in Clackamas. Linda especially valued time with her family, friends and grandchildren. Over the years, she faithfully served in executive roles for the Oregon Jaycettes, loyal member of the Red Hat Society, President of the PTA, beloved Bluebirds Troop Leader and won numerous Clackamas County Fair awards for her exceptional talents in baking, canning and sewing. Her presence will be deeply missed by all who had the special privilege of knowing her.
Linda was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 25 years, Lloyd S. Graham Jr.; parents, Leslie and Lela Knight; and brother, Leslie Knight Jr. She is survived by her daughter, Misti Graham of Lake Oswego, OR; sons, Lloyd (Butch) S. Graham III, his wife Beth, of Damascus, OR, Ritchie Graham, his wife Chelsea, of Arvada, CO; sisters, Darlene Peterson of Lebanon, OR and Sherry Harrison, her husband Frank, of Yazoo City, MS; along with two granddaughters and two grandsons.
A Cemetery Service will be on 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, OR with a reception following at Stehn Family Chapels in Milwaukie. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, at cholangiocarcinomafoundation.org. For more information please visit stehnfuneralhomes.com.