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Thelma W. Graham, 88

Thelma W. Graham, age 88, of Prescott, Wis., died Aug. 14, 2009, at the Lutheran Home, River Falls, Wis.

Thelma was born Nov. 2, 1920, in Bowman, S.C., to Preston and Belle (Kaizer) Wimberly. She married Joseph M. Graham Dec. 7, 1941, in McKenzie, Fla. Thelma was employed at Smead Manufacturing prior to her retirement.

Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joseph; son, George; grandson, Michael; and four brothers. She is survived by her sons, Joe (Eileen) Graham of Hudson, Wis, Leonard (Jill) Graham of Hastings, and Tom Graham of Wadena, Minn.; her daughter, Marcia Stewart of St. Paul; nine grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and sister, Dolly Renaux of Rochester, Minn.

The memorial service, with Gordon Gathright officiating, was held Aug. 18, 2009, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. Seventh St., Hastings. Interment followed in Lakeside Cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419,