McGraw, John Michael passed away Sept. 29, 2022 surrounded in love by his family. Born in Mpls on the 2nd of Nov. 1939. Preceded in death by his parents, John and Amy McGraw, 2 brothers, Jim and Jerry. Survived by wife of 60 yrs. Sandy, son Patrick (Anne) McGraw, daughter Kelly (Paul) Johnson. Grandchildren Faaryn (Alex) Treanor, Nicole Johnson, Louis (Kristan) McGraw, Lauren Johnson, Isaac McGraw, Carter Johnson, 4 great grandchildren John, Dakota, Ben, Charlie, and sisters-in-law Ann and Peggy McGraw and Karen Mutsch. He spent 4 yrs in the Navy. Loved being at sea, crossing the Panama Canal and the equator. He proudly served 27 yrs on the Richfield fire dept. Retiring as a captain. He was known to all who knew for his quick wit and dry sense of humor. (Think Bob Newhart) He had a calm and steady demeanor that served him well in his job. He had a deep and quiet love for his family. A celebration of life will be held at East Union Lutheran Church in Carver. November 12th at 11:00. Dawn Valley Chapel 952-941-7686

Published on October 9, 2022

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