Arthur King Graham, 79, of Rockford passed away peacefully at home on December 6, 2021. Born April 24, 1942 in Chicago, the son of Charles E. Graham and Gladys (King) Graham. He graduated from Fort Madison (Iowa) High School class of 1960. After serving in the US Army he earned an Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering from DeVry Institute of Technology, Chicago. Art later received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Illinois University and an MBA from Rockford College in 1992. He had a career employed as a designer and electrical engineer for a number of manufacturing and machining companies in the Midwest and has been a resident of Rockford for the last 35 years. Art enjoyed a number of pastimes including stamp collecting, gardening, woodworking, and playing bridge.
Survivors include his brother, Wayne (Janet) Graham of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania and their three children. He was predeceased by his parents, Charles and Gladys Graham and a brother, Roger Graham of San Francisco.
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