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George L. Graham, Jr.

February 26, 1957 - October 29, 2022

George L. Graham, Jr., age 65, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 29, 2022.

Born in Wilmington, DE on February 26, 1957, he was a devoted son of Rose M. (Hargan) Graham and the late George L. Graham, Sr. George worked as a maintenance worker for the Delaware River & Bay Authority until being involved in a traumatic automobile accident resulting in a debilitating spinal cord injury.

A true outdoorsman, George enjoyed hunting, fishing, and crabbing. In his spare time, he loved woodworking and created many beautiful pieces. George also participated in Civil War reenactments. George had an eclectic taste in music, and had an extensive library of 8 tracks, cassette tapes, and compact discs. Above all, he cherished time spent with his family especially around the holidays.

George was preceded in death by his father, George L. Graham, Sr. He is survived by his daughter, Amy (Graham) Stanley of Felton; mother, Rose M. (Hargan) Graham of New Castle; siblings, James Graham (Maryann), Rose White, and John Graham, all of New Castle; grandchildren, Harry, Amilia, and Birdie; and nieces and nephew.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George’s memory to Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation, Development Department, 1513 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102-1177 or online by clicking here.

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  • Our deepest condolences 💐 to all of you. George had the best smile and wonderful sense of humor. I’m sure all those who have gone before him were there to welcome him home. May he rest in eternal peace ♥️♥️

  • Jimmy,
    My heart goes out to you! Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers as you face this sadness and loss. God Bless you Jimmy!

  • Aunt Rose, Rose and family,
    My sincere condolences to the family. George was a wonderful person with a kind soul. I have thought many times about him, he was one of Ken’s favorite cousins. Ken loved him deeply and is now with him in heaven.
    Eunice Rhoades

  • Video is Beautiful
    Condolences Jimmy & Graham Family

  • Aunt rosie and family ,my condolences 🙏 sending love and hugs to you. Love you

  • So sorry for you loss hugs and prayers to your family

  • Dear John:
    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your brother George. My deepest sympathies to you and your family. May he rest in peace. Lynn (Tom’s sister) 🙏💙🙏

  • My condolences goes out to all family members, may God give you peace and comfort, sincerely Nita.

  • I was one of George’s night shift nurses since last March. It took until my last shift with him for him to finally relax and begin to trust me. I hope he is free and he and your entire family are at peace.

  • Prayers and condolences for family and friends.

  • I’m sorry I couldn’t see you today…thinking about you and missing you…Love you George ❤

  • My deepest condolences goes to all. I hope George finds peace in the arms of his maker. His absence will greatly be felt and will always hold a place in our hearts. Till we meet again George, rest in eternal peace ❤️