Tribute: Timothy Z. Graham

November 29, 2016 Obituary

Timothy Z. Graham, Lisbon, Ohio - obit

LISBON, Ohio – Timothy Z. Graham, 33, of State Route 45, passed away at 5:20 p.m., Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Boardman Campus following a courageous battle with cancer.

Tim was born July 18, 1983 in Bedford, Ohio, a son of the late Charles “Mike” Graham and Opal (Knight) Graham of Lisbon and had lived in the area all of his life.

A 2002 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, Tim formerly worked in industrial construction for Tucker Cope Construction in Columbiana.

He loved all sports and coached for many years in the Lisbon Little League program. Tim was a jack of all trades, he could fix anything. He also enjoyed the outdoors and he loved to hunt and fish. Tim was also a member of the Lisbon VFW Post 4111.

He is survived and will be dearly missed by his wife, Jody (Shaw) Graham, whom he married June 22, 2002; children, Tyler, Hannah, Joshua and Jacob, all of the home; siblings, Belinda Cochran, Annette Frantz, Bonnie Wilson, Scott Seeley, Amanda Korda, Alex Graham, James Graham, Melannie Mead and Jay Briand; as well as many nieces and nephews and many great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to his father, Tim was preceded in death by his grandmother, Caroline Miller.

A memorial visitation celebrating his life will be held from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, December 2, 2016 at the Lisbon Eagles Aerie #2216, 127 East Chestnut Street, Lisbon.

The Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Friends may view Tim’s memorial tribute page and send condolences online at

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A television tribute will air Thursday, December 1 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m. on FOX, 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.