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Jack Graham - August 02, 2012


Jack Alan Graham was born Nov. 5, 1936, in New York, N.Y. He was adopted and raised by Stuart and Eleanor Graham. Jack graduated in 1954 from a high school in Rahway, N.J.
After high school, he served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1957. Jack obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of Denver, Denver, Colo., in 1980.
Jack was united in marriage to Bonnie Harrison-Borgman on Aug. 9, 1981, in Lakewood, Colo. The couple lived in Denver until 2000, when they moved to Wauneta, Neb.
Jack’s college degree was in Mass Communications. He worked in radio as an announcer and also as a station and program manager for stations in the United States as well as overseas. While he lived in Europe, he was the manager for the U.S. Division for the Voice of Germany. In addition to radio, Jack also worked in real estate and the computer industry.
Jack was a member of the American Legion, Lions Club and attended the Wauneta United Methodist Church. He had a number of passions and hobbies beginning with playing the saxophone in his high school years, fly fishing, music, model railroads and bike riding.
Jack passed away, with family by his side on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at the Chase County Community Hospital, Imperial, Neb. He was 75 years of age.
Preceding him in death were his parents; a step-daughter Tammy Borgman and mother-in-law Violet Harrison.
Survivors include his wife Bonnie Graham of Wauneta; son Glenn Graham and wife Tammy of Goleta, Calif.; daughter Linda and husband Steve McComb of St. George Utah; son John Graham of Luxemburg; step-children: Sheri and husband Dennis Pless and Tony Borgman and wife Holly; father-in-law Wayne Harrison and wife Katie; 12 grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Funeral services for Jack Graham were held Thursday morning, Aug. 9, 2012, 10:30 a.m. (MT) at the United Methodist Church of Wauneta, with Pastor Bonnie McCord officiating.
Interment followed at Riverside Cemetery, Wauneta.
Visitation will be held Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 8, 2012, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. (MT) at the funeral home in Wauneta.
A memorial has been established to the Wauneta Volunteer Fire Department
Online condolences can be left at liewerfuneralhome.com
Liewer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.