Eileen Mae Graham — Rochester
The funeral Mass for Eileen Mae Graham will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Rochester, with the Rev. Mark McNea officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Rochester.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at the River Park Chapel of the Macken Funeral Home.
Mrs. Graham, 88, of Rochester, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at Saint Marys Hospital of natural causes.
Eileen Mae Kroll was born April 24, 1926, in Rochester, to Stanley and Julia (Warsinski) Kroll. She attended Rochester High School and graduated in 1944. On May 21, 1949, she married Neal L. Graham at St. Francis Catholic Church. She and Neal have lived in Rochester their entire lives. Neal is a retired NW Bell employee and he survives. In her early years, Eileen worked as a telephone operator and in the Sears catalog department along with being a homemaker.
Other survivors include sons and daughters, Tom (Kathe) Graham of Wabasha; Kathy (John) Bryant of Mequon, Wis.; Jeff (Wendy) Graham of Zumbrota; Mary (Terry) Seeger of Eyota; Sue Osborne of Redwood Falls; Joe (Debbi) Graham of Sauk Rapids; and Jim (Debbie) Graham of Collierville, Tenn.; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Also, a sister-in-law, Dona (Kroll) Brunner of Rochester survives.
Eileen was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Richard Kroll.
Eileen loved playing cards, bingo and spending time with family.
Memorial contributions are preferred to St. Francis Church or the donor's choice.
Online condolences are welcome at mackenfuneralhome.com .