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Peter Graber Jr.


A celebration of life service for Peter P. Graber, Jr., 82, of Crawfordsville, will be held Friday, March 13 at 10:30 AM at Eicher Mennonite Church in rural Wayland with Pastor Dave Schooley officiating.  Burial will follow at the Eicher Cemetery.  Visitation will be held Thursday, March 12, from 5 – 7 PM at the Eicher Mennonite Church. A memorial fund has been established for Eicher Mennonite Church and Eicher Mennonite Cemetery.  Peter P. Graber, Jr. died Monday, March 9, 2015 at the Parkview Home in Wayland.

Peter Paul Graber, Jr. was born January 2, 1933 in Crawfordsville, IA, the son of Peter and Magdalena (Wenger) Graber.  He graduated from Crawfordsville High School.  On March 1, 1952 he was united in marriage to Wanda Hall at Spring Run Church.  Peter farmed all of his life and was an active member of the Eicher Mennonite Church, where he held various leadership roles through the years.  He enjoyed farming and planting trees.

Survivors include his wife Wanda of Crawfordsville, one son, Eric (Lori) Graber of Crawfordsville, three granddaughters: Desiree (David) Mathews of Crawford, TX, Martina (Clark) Cully of Falls Church, VA,  Britney Graber of Upland, IN, three great grandchildren: Deyton and Kiele Mathews and Reeva Cully, two brothers: Erwen Graber of Mound Ridge, Kansas, Cal (Jean) Graber of Goshen, IN, and one sister, Lucille Shewmake of  Dade City, Florida.

Preceding Peter in death were his parents, two brothers: LaVerne and Daniel and two sisters: Verena and Ann.

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You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Bret, Ronda, Natalie and Nicholas West

Ronda west Mar 12 2015 12:00 AM

You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Bret, Ronda, Natalie and Nicholas West

Ronda west Mar 12 2015 12:00 AM

Wanda, Eric, and Family. As I was thinking of Junior's life today, I couldn't help thinking of turning the cows and calves loose on a fresh spring pasture.Many good memories!Your all in my prayers today.Tom Achen

Tom Achen Mar 12 2015 12:00 AM

Dear Wanda, Eric, and family....I so wish I could be with you to celebrate Junior's life. At the same time, I know he is pain free and joyous in heaven. May your memories continue to bring you joy. A life well lived is a treasure....keep that treasure close to your hearts.

Kathleen Kennel Mar 11 2015 12:00 AM

Wanda, Eric and family, I am sad to hear of Junior's death.You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Ann (Widmer/Moore) Conklin

Ann Conklin Mar 10 2015 12:00 AM

Wanda, Eric and family, I am sad to hear of Junior's death.You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Ann (Widmer/Moore) Conklin

Ann Conklin Mar 10 2015 12:00 AM