Wednesday, November 30, 2011

RIP Vincent Graeff

Vincent B. Graeff 
September 14, 1931 - February 8, 2011

Vincent Bernard Graeff, 79, died in his home on Tuesday, February 8, 2011. Vince is survived by his loving wife Pat and his children Rita, Mark, Richard, Tisha and Bill Dunn. Also by his grandchildren Scott, Steve, Sandy, Ryan, Anthony, Luca, Sheila, Sherri and Kendell and his great grandchildren Scott Jr., Justin and baby Koester.

He was born in San Ysidro, Ca. on September 14, 1931, grew up in the Movie industry as a child actor playing parts in such movies as: Our Gang Comedies, Fighting Father Dunn, Boys Ranch, and A Tree Grows In Brooklyn along with many more during his childhood.

Vincent enlisted in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. He received a Purple Heart while serving in the 4th Marine Regiment of the 1st Marine Division.

After a career as a sheet metal worker, he retired to Redding California on the Sacramento River and then to Henderson, Nevada. He enjoyed being with his family, golfing, boating, dancing and building or fixing things around the house. He truly will be missed.

GRAEFF, Vincent (Vincent Bernard Graeff)
Born: 9/14/1931, San Ysidro, California, U.S.A.
Died: 2/8/2011, Henderson, Nevada, U.S.A.

Vincent Graeff's westerns - actor:
Buffalo Bill - 1944 (crippled boy)
The Harvey Girld - 1946 (boy)

 

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