DANSVILLE — Harold D. Graves, 83, passed away early Thursday morning November 8, 2018, at the Hornell Gardens Nursing Home in Hornell where he had been a resident for the past few years.


He was born in Prattsburgh, NY on July 5, 1935, a son of the late Harry Erwin Roselind (Sherman) Graves. He was also predeceased by a sister, Helen Graves, and a brother, Lyell Graves.


Harold was retired from Geneseo College maintenance department. In his free time, he enjoyed playing his guitar, working with balsa wood listening to Johnny Cash and his favorite song was I’ll Walk the Line.


He is survived by three sons, George (Debbie) Graves, Tracy (Debbie) Graves and Edward (Monique) Graves, grandchildren, Nicole Johnson, Samantha, Dylan, Andrew, Zackery, Elijah, Ella and Edward Jr. Graves, Erik Bates; step grandchildren Jessica Kane, Mark Judd three brothers Karl, Leonard and Garry Graves.


A memorial celebration will be held on Sunday, December 2, from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Hook and Ladders Clubrooms. Arrangements are by the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc. 271 Main St. Dansville. Online condolences may be left at HindleFuneralHome.com


Memorials may be made to the family.