Eugenie Graham, 97

Eugenie Graham, 97, formerly of Wabash, passed away at 12 a.m. on Monday, April 1, at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester.

She was born to the late Frans and Jeannette (Riezouw) VenBurkom on Nov. 20, 1915 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. She was a homemaker and a secretary for Humane Society. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.

She is survived by daughter, Mariette Barker, Wabash, and son, Hiddo Herman Dirker, Massachusetts; sister, Nettie V.D. Veen, O.S.N. Brant, Netherlands; seven grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She was preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 5, in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 3741 W. 100 S., Wabash, Indiana 46992.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992 was entrusted with arrangements.

Posted on 2013 Apr 02