Ruth Graham

Ruth Graham, 80, the widow of Stanley Graham, passed away Sunday July 14, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital.  Born and raised in Waterbury, she graduated from the Waterbury school system and resided in Manchester for many years.  She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed vacations and cruises.  She worked at Little Aetna at Sikorsky Circle for many years, waitressed at Willies and worked for USPS.

Ruth is survived by her sons Thomas Boland and his wife Laura of Plainville, David Boland and his wife Patricia of Irvine, CA and Kenneth Boland of Manchester; her daughter Patricia Boland of Manchester; 11 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and her brother Clifford Dutton and his wife Edy of Willington and several nieces and nephews.  Besides her husband, she is predeceased by her granddaughter Tanya Verraneault.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday July 18th at 7 p.m. at the John F. Tierney Funeral Home 219 West Center Street Manchester, CT.  Family and Friends may call on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. before the service.  For online condolences, please visit