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Douglas DeLange Graham

Posted 2021-10-13 by mhenderson
Published by Today's News Herald on Oct. 13, 2021 -
Lake Havasu City, Arizona -

Douglas DeLange Graham was born Oct. 28, 1941 to Douglas Irvin Graham
and Manola Jorgensen in Salt Lake City, and passed away Oct. 8, 2021 in
Lake Havasu City.

Doug grew up on the Avenues in Salt Lake City and graduated from West
High School in 1959. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1966.
He received his doctorate of law from the University of Chicago in 1969
and practiced law in Pasadena, California and Glendora, California for
more than 30 years.

He met his wife, Jill, during college and they married in 1964 and
shared 47 wonderful years together before her passing in 2012. They had
five children and raised them in Glendora until he and Jill moved to
Lake Havasu City in 2009.

Doug served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day
Saints from 1961 to 1964 in Switzerland and it was a highlight of his

Doug was quite the handyman and learned his skills from his father. He
loved to build and fix things especially model airplanes, cars and boats
during his younger years. He loved to garden and experience the
challenge of getting his seeds to produce. He was also a huge foodie at
heart - he loved to cook.

Doug is survived by his five children- Fraser D. Graham of Los Angeles,
Matthew R. Graham of Canyon Country, California, Doone Burgener (Rhett)
of Lake Havasu City, Daniel J. Graham (Shelley) of Provo, Utah, Maren
Graham of Portland, Oregon; and his 11 grandchildren, Alene Lang (Dean),
Ciana Shaw (Tymothe), Bay, Chase, Tally, Cade, Lane, Tucker, Olivia,
Rylie and Tate and one great grandson, Rudy Lang.

His service will be at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
at 504 N. Acoma Blvd., Lake Havasu City, Saturday October 16 at 10 am.
There will be a viewing prior to the service at 9 a.m. at the church.

Thoughts and condolences can be sent to Doug's family at www.

Arrangements were placed in the care of Bradbury Memorial Center.

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