Nettie May Weston Graden was born March 25, 1925 in Cloverdale, Virginia, the daughter of Fred Arthur and Hettie Lucy Hogan Weston.
Nettie May Weston Graden was born March 25, 1925 in Cloverdale, Virginia, the daughter of Fred Arthur and Hettie Lucy Hogan Weston. She was born and raised in Southwest Virginia and would always remain a mountain gal. During World War II, she married Lester Eugene Graden on Dec. 25, 1943. Nettie worked for many years in factories and food service jobs. After retirement from the VA Medical Center and the death of her husband, she was a volunteer in the community and at her church.
She was preceded in death by her children: Joyce LaTouche, Gary Graden, and Debra Graden. She is survived by her children: Carolyn (Charles) Dossey, Carol (Floyd) Kuehnhoff, Donald (Dae Ra) Graden and daughter in law, Carolyn Graden, grandchildren: Timothy Dossey, Ross Graden, April Kuehnhoff, Christopher LaTouche, Debbie Allison, Angela LaTouche, and Bree Stringer, as well as many great and great-great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held in the Fellowship Hall of her church, Calvary Baptist, 4451 S. 10th Ave, on March 30, 2019 at 12 p.m. A private family burial is scheduled at Sunset Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in her name be made to Medicalodge of Leavenworth Activity Fund.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden Larkin Funeral Home.