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Noah Fritz Graham

April 11, 1935 ~ February 25, 2020 (age 84)


Noah F. Graham, age 84 of Hilliard passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at home. He was born on April 11, 1935 to the late Noah F. Graham Sr. and Mabel Marie (Turner) Adkins.

Noah was a sheet metal mechanic and owned Graham Sheet Metal Company. He was a 32nd Degree Mason. Noah restored antique tractor body parts. He was an inventor, metal art sculptor and enjoyed collecting different guns and knives. Noah was a woodworker, carpenter, electrician, a master of all trades. He enjoyed playing the guitar and harmonica.

On July 19,1952 in Berne, IN, Noah married Betty Jo James, who preceded him in death on July 18, 1996.

Noah is survived by his two daughters: Terry (Rick) Kitelinger of Campbellsville, KY and Gerry (John) Knittle of Hillard; 6 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Joe Graham of Cardington and Herb Adkins of Tennessee; sister-in-law Mary Francis Shafer of Brownsburg, IN, and a host of nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, Noah was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ann Caryofilles and a son, Noah Graham; brothers, Bob Martin, Leean Adkins, Okey Adkins, Herbert L. Adkins Jr., Fred Adkins, and Paul Adkins.

Friends may call on Friday, February 28, 2020 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Gompf Funeral Home, 440 Center Street in Cardington. The funeral service will follow at the funeral home at 1:00 PM. On Saturday, February 29, 2020 a graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm at Calvary Cemetery in Corbin, KY.

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Public Viewing
February 28, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Funeral Service
February 28, 2020

1:00 PM

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