Shirley Graham of Delta died Oct. 13, 2012, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 92.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Inurment will follow at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado in Grand Junction.
Margaret Shirley Woerner was born on June 16, 1920, in Chicago, Ill., to Andrew and Viola (Francis) Woerner. She grew up in Chicago and attended the Lucy Flower High School for girls.
She was married to John "Jack" Graham on July 10, 1948, in Chicago. They were married 60 years before Jack's death Jan. 14, 2009. They moved to Delta in 1994 from Temecula, Calif.
Mrs. Graham was a member of Silver Stitchers Sewing Club. She enjoyed needlepoint, knitting, crocheting, counted cross stitch and reading.
She is survived by her daughter, JoAnn Carrington and her husband Orin of Hotchkiss; a granddaughter, Michele Turner and her husband Michael of Portsmouth,Va.; three great-grandsons, Jonathan Turner stationed at Fort Riley, Kan., and Benjamin and Nathaniel Turner of Portsmouth, Va.; and a niece, Bobbee Murr of Portland, Ore.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her sister Mildred.
Services are being handled by Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
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