On Saturday, October 26, 2019, Harold Edward Graff passed away at the age of 86. Harold was born in Rochester, New York on January 26, 1933 to Gordon and Florence (Quackenbush) Graff. He was the fifth of eight children. Harold worked at Eastman Kodak for 25 years, working in Rochester, NY and moved the family to Loveland, CO to work at Eastman Kodak in Windsor in July of 1971. Retiring at the age of 53 from Eastman Kodak, he and his wife, Gerry, ventured off to Estes Park and worked for McDonalds for a few years. Then he painted houses and worked at his church, providing lawn or inside maintenance or whatever else needed to be done.
On July 16, 1955, he married the love of his life Geraldine “Gerry” Mildred Bound. They raised four children: Shelly, Kevin, Ricky and Jeffery.
Harold never hesitated to give a helping hand wherever he was. Never mattered who you were or where you had been. Harold never put himself above others. He always looked for the good in people.
He was preceded in death by his parents Gordon and Florence, his sisters Shirley, Virginia and Carol, his brother Danny, his youngest son Jeffery and two great grandchildren Alanna and Pauly.
Harold is survived by his wife of 64 years Geraldine of Loveland, CO; daughter Shelly of Loveland, CO; sons Kevin (Joelle) of Lake Wales, FL and Ricky of Anacortes, WA; grandchildren Sandy of Bloomington, MN, Erica (Nate) Alluisi of Buena Vista and Kellie Webster of Loveland. He is also survived by great grandchildren Jessica, Connor, Kai, Hannah, Caden and Cooper.
Funeral Services will be held at Viegut Funeral Home on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 1:00pm with interment at Loveland Burial Park following service.
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