Ronald Dale Graves, Sr., went to be with the Lord, Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011 in Tyler, Texas. His parents were Dale and Ruby Graves of Webster City, Ia. Ron grew up in Webster City, and graduated from Lincoln HS in 1962. He served in the Navy and in the Marines as a Corpsman in Vietnam.
Ron was joined in marriage with Linda (Abramson) of Jewell, on Dec. 29, 1963.
Mr. Graves is survived by his wife, Linda Graves of Palestine; daughters, Jennifer Weber (Gary);Mary Thorson (Kip); sons, Donnie Graves (Fazeica) and Ronnie Graves (Ruth); sister, Connie Riley of Eagle Grove,; brothers, Larry Graves (LaVonne) and Lonnie Graves (Erma), both of Webster City,; 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be held for Ron in Webster City at a later date.