John P. Graham
Mr. John P. Graham, age 94, died on Saturday, December 22nd at the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital in Melrose. He was the devoted husband of the late Madeleine (MacFarlane) Graham. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late John and Theresa (Labadini) Graham. John worked as a machinist for Carpenter & Paterson oil burner manufacturers for forty years. He had resided in Saugus for the past fifty years. John was a bright light to all and will be greatly missed. Mr. Graham leaves four loving children, Caryl Penachio of Beverly, Melissa O’Brien and her husband Thomas of Wakefield, John J. Graham and his wife Yoko of Lexington, Robert Murciak of Amesbury; six beloved grandchildren, Joseph, Kim, Greg, Scott, Erika and Tyler; five cherished great-grandchildren, Brooklyn, Holland, Liberty, Jake & Max. He is predeceased by one brother, Louis Graham and two sisters, Theresa Camacho and Edith O’Brien. In lieu of flowers, donations in John’s memory may be made Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus, MA 01906. Funeral from the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus on Friday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus at 10 a.m. Interment Winthrop Cemetery, Winthrop. For directions & condolences www.BisbeePorcella.com.