Alden N. Graffam, 89, of Searsport, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011 at Brewer Rehab.

Alden graduated from Crosby High School in Belfast and served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam in the Signal Corps at the Pentagon from 1940 to 1943. He later worked as an electronic engineer for Channel 2 in Bangor.

He was predeceased by his wife, Barbara (Adams) Graffam; a sister; and a daughter.

A funeral service will be held Monday, Aug. 8 at 2 p.m. at Church of the Nazarene, Swan Lake Avenue in Belfast with Pastor John Evans officiating. Interment will immediately follow at South Belfast Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered at