Dolores Graf, 88, a ‘kind heart’ – Coastal Observer


Dolores Graf, 88, a ‘kind heart’

March 14, 2019

Dolores Graf of Pawleys Retreat died March 10 at her home. She was 88.

She was born in Wilmington, Del., the daughter of Edgar and Madelyn Bothum.  Mrs. Graf was remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother known for her smile and kind heart.  She was a member of Pawleys Island Community Church.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Fred Graf; her sons, Steven Graf (Janice) of Pawleys Island, Bruce Graf of Cape May, N.J., and Barry Graf (Joan) of Mount Laurel, N.J.; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. March 15 at Pawleys Island Community Church.  Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Goldfinch Funeral Home, Litchfield/Pawleys Chapel, and at the church one hour before the service.

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Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission: March 21, 3:30 p.m., Lachicotte

Georgetown County Planning Commission: March 21, 5:30 p.m., County Council chambers.

Education reform: State Senate Education Committee takes comments on reform bill. March 21, 6 p.m., Georgetown High School.

Georgetown County Republican Party: Patty Jackson will discuss human trafficking. March 22, noon, Applewood House of Pancakes.

Georgetown County Democratic Party: Presidential candidate Marianne Williamson is the guest speaker. March 25, 5:30 p.m., 149 King St.,Georgetown. (Space limited.)

Georgetown County Council: March 26, 4 p.m. budget workshop, 5:30 p.m. meeting, council chambers.

Georgetown County Parks and Recreation Commission: April 1, 5 p.m., Beck Recreation Center.

Georgetown County School Board: April 2, 5:30 p.m., Beck Education Building.

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