Rita K. Graham, 72, of Coshocton passed away at Genesis Coshocton Medical Center on Monday May 22, 2023.
Rita was born in Coshocton on April 26, 1951, to the late Robert D. and Lois (Hayes) Patterson. She graduated from Newcomerstown High School and retired from East Elementary in Newcomerstown as a custodian, she loved spending time with all of the students at the school. Rita enjoyed puzzles and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her two children, James R. Graham and Jaynie Graham; two sisters Cindy Gill and Julie (Vince) Nay; grandchildren Camden Graham, Brea Mize, Trettin Graham and Zachary Tanksley; several nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband James R. “Jim” Graham; sister Connie L. Hannahs and grandchild Kyrese Devonte James Graham.
Per Rita’s wishes, a cremation will take place and a private family ceremony will be held at a later date.
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