Gary Graff, 74, of Lamberton died on April 9, 2018, at the Season Hospice House in Redwood Falls. Visitation will be Thursday, April 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Sturm Funeral Home, Lamberton Chapel and will continue Friday, April 13 from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. at the Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Lamberton. Service will be held at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Lamberton Friday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m. The clergy will be Pastor Mark Jamison. Interment will be at the Lamberton Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Sturm Funeral Home in Lamberton. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com. Gary Dale Graff was born June 11, 1943, to Robert A. and Ethel (Erickson) Graff in Springfield, Brown County; baptized and confirmed at Highwater Lutheran Church in rural Lamberton. Gary graduated from Lamberton High School class of 1961. On May 2nd, 1964, he was united in marriage to Diane Lavonne Buetow. Gary was very active in the community and served on numerous boards including the Cemetery Association. He was a devoted council member and past president of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Gary was memorable to everyone he met because of his incredible sense of humor and the way he entertained many through country music for 23 years. He sang with various bands at weddings, funerals, public functions, and benefits. He had a great passion for baseball; he played until he was 33 years of age and was an avid Twins fan. Gary had a love for horses as well as a special love for his children and grandchildren; as they were an important part of his life. Those who shared his life: wife, Diane; son, Brent (Kelly) Graff; daughters, Constance Irlbeck, Lori (Dale) Hansen; son-in-law; Scot Irlbeck; seven grandchildren, Dylan (Kaylee) Irlbeck, Kelsey Irlbeck, Keenan Hansen, Drew Hansen, Carli Graff, Cameryn Graff and Somer Hansen; three great-grandchildren; Aliyah, Braxton and Cambria Irlbeck; brothers; Bruce (Elona) Graff, Richard (Joanne) Graff; sister, Shirley Mattison; sisters-in-law, Joyce Graff and Bonnie Graff, along with numerous nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Ethel Graff; daughter, Constance Irlbeck; brothers, Robert Graff, Jr. and Roger Graff; sisters, Arliss Quiring and Janice Coulter; brothers-inlaw; Donald Quiring, Merle Coulter and Arlo Mattison. Blessed be his memory.