Karen D. Graham


Karen D. Graham, 73, of Indianapolis, passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017. She was born on January 16, 1944 to Chandos and Dora (McFarland) Graham, she was the eighth of ten children.

Karen worked at Western Electric in Indianapolis, IN and Lucent Technology in Oklahoma City, OK. She retired after 35 years and returned home to Indianapolis, IN.

Karen is survived by Millie Miller, her lifetime companion, caregiver and honorary member of the Graham family. Additional surviving family members include: sisters, Dora Evans of Lafayette, IN and Wilma Fairbanks of Greenfield; brother, Chandos Graham of Greenfield; sisters, Carolyn Leonard of Greenfield, Letha Luichinger of Fillmore, IN, Janice (Michael) Kelley of Florida, Gloria (Larry) Helton of Martinsville, IN as well as over 210 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Chandos and Dora Graham; sisters, Julia Skinner and Etta Wheeler; sister-in-law, Joanne Graham; brothers-in-law, William Evans, Billy Wheeler, Francis Fairbanks, Bill Leonard and Jim Luichinger.

Calling will be held on Monday, September 11, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. Services will immediately follow. Burial will follow at Gravel Lawn Cemetery in Fortville, IN.

Friends may share a memory or a condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.