Dennis William Graham, 69, Charter Oak, IA, formerly of Atlantic, died at 7:40 p.m., Saturday, February 8, 2020, from an intentional overdose at University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Dennis was born on May 19, 1950, in Council Bluffs, IA to Lora Eugene Graham and Elaine Mary Parr. Dennis was a successful artist who built intricate wooden tractor models, windmills and other various Midwestern themed models. He also enjoyed quite a few hobbies such as, quilting, drawing, music, making sculptures and collecting stamps. Dennis will be remembered for his corny sense of humor, many interests and artistic talents. He will be missed immensely by his beloved terrier, Reggie, his family and many friends.
Dennis is survived by his daughter, Crystal Dolch (Michael), Arlington, TX; sons, Andrew Graham (Becky), Centerville, TN and Nathan Fender (Sarah), Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario; sister, Karla Malesker (Mark), Omaha, NE; brothers, Don Graham (Dee), Oakland, IA and Gary Graham (Janet), Lincoln, NE; grandchildren, Mallory, Samantha, Dustin, Patience, Destiny, Ashlynn, Trey, Chloe, & Taylor; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Lora Eugene and Elaine Mary Graham.
No service will be held. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Dennis may be made in his name to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
Roland Funeral Service is caring for Dennis’ family.