February 16, 1920 – March 25, 2011
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Emil Graff on Friday, March 25, 2011 at the age of 91 years.
Emil is survived by his sons, Garry and Brent; daughter-in-law Cecile; grandson Kirk; sister Lily; and brother Jack. He was predeceased by his wife of sixty-four years, Elma; brothers, Albert, Herbert and Ken; and sisters, Alice, Annie, Emma, Betty, and Violet.
Although Emil’s trade was as a sheet metal worker, his great passion was for music. He started playing at an early age and continued performing well into his 80’s. His smooth style of playing and versatility in musicianship was appreciated by all who performed with him or anyone who enjoyed his music.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, April 1, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Please Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Emil Graff, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences