Rose Graves

Obituary of Rose Graves


Rose Mary Graves, 74, of Fulton, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital surrounded by her family.  A native of Auburn, she spent most of her life in the Fulton area.  Rose enjoyed going for riding adventures with her daughter and grandaughter.  She enjoyed fishing and camping with her family as well as going to Mimi’s.  Rose was predeceased by her great-grandson, Liam LaClaire in 2013; two sisters, Ella and Ina Ward and a brother, Samuel Hoffman.

Surviving are three children, Janet Lockwood of Tampa, Beth (Gary) Hall of Fulton and Brian Graves of Oswego; a brother, Chester Hoffman of Oswego; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10  at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton.  A funeral service will immediately follow.  Contributions in Rose’s memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 6390 Fly Road, East Syracuse, NY 13057.