Edward J. Graham

Edward Joseph Graham of Weymouth, retired Quincy Fire Department, passed away peacefully at home on February 6, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

Edward J. Graham

Edward J. Graham

The beloved husband of Alice (Carey) Graham. Cherished father of seven children, Robin Howard and her husband David, Kim Graham. Melissa Genthner and her husband Burke, John Fitzgerald and his wife Melissa, Jill Sugrue and her husband Sean, Christine (Graham) Worsley and her husband Bill, Cheryl Graham and her fiancé Cory White. Devoted grandfather to his eight grandchildren, Emily, Aiden, John Patrick, Graham, Connor. Liam, Billy and Nolan. Mr. Graham grew up in Squantum the youngest of 14 children. He also leaves his sisters, Patricia McIver, Anna Hutchings and her Harold and several nieces and nephews.

Edward started his career with the Quincy Fire Department on May 2, 1970, and proudly served for 33 years, retiring on July 29, 2003. Ed was full of life always laughing and joking. He enjoyed camping in New Hampshire, cooking, skiing, boating, fishing, horseshoes, a good card game and tinkering with just about anything. He loved to travel. He was a member of the Town River Yacht Club.

The essence of his life was his family, he was devoted to them. His passing leaves a void in their lives, but he will live on in their hearts forever. They are all very grateful for the countless blessings he brought into their lives.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Sunday,  February 10 from 3-7pm in the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock Street, Quincy.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the funeral home on Monday at 11am.

Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree, MA.

Donations in memory of Ed may be made Shriners Burn Hospital for Children, 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114.

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