Obituary of Joseph Vincent Graham
Joseph “Joe” Graham, 59 of Cocoa Beach, Florida, passed away on December 12, 2023, surrounded by his children. Joe was born in Syracuse, NY on February 8, 1964, to Rosemary Salatti Graham and the late, Francis Charles Graham. Their beloved son, lost a hard fought battle with cancer.
Joe graduated from Onondaga Central School in 1981 and went on to serve his country in the Armed Forces. After serving his country, he went on to work as a mechanic for many years.
Joe enjoyed cooking and by far was the best cook in the family. For a short time, he worked in the bakery at Green Hills Farms. Joe loved being outdoors. He fished and hunted.
His travels brought him to many different places where he met and made many good friends. He was always willing to led the a hand, anytime they needed it. It was easy to pick Joe out of a crowd by his giggle and infectious laugh.
Joe was predeceased by by his father, Francis Charles Graham; two brothers, Daniel and Timothy Graham; and one niece, Hannah Simmons.
Surviving are his children, Justin Graham, Janelle Graham, Heather Graham and Francis Charles Graham III; two grandchildren, Rowan Edwards and Kade Foote; his mother, Rosemary Salatti Graham; one brother, Francis Charles Graham II; two sisters, Cynthia (Jay) Vales, Linda Simmons; two aunts, Mary Jane (Richard) Conley, Jane Whitney; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Missy Rose and Steven Brown, for their loving friendship and caring devotion, that helped Joe through his long journey with cancer.
Joe’s last wish is for his memories and stories, to live on.
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