Ralph Milo Strawser, 82, of Ringgold, passed Oct. 4, 2015, at Berger Hospital.
Ralph was born Dec. 27, 1932, in Ringgold, to Samuel and Audrey (Bowman) Strawser.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl and Paul.
He graduated from Walnut School and served in the US Air Force during the Korean War.
On Oct. 11, 1959, he married Laura Hartman and has two children, Cyndi Strawser of Amanda and Randy Strawser of the home.
He retired from Anchor Hocking Glass in Lancaster with 33 years of service.
Ralph loved God and all His creation. He spent many hours in the outdoors and loved all the little animals and cared for many.
His friend, Pastor C. George Fry, will conduct a Celebration of Life service which will be held at noon on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at the Wellman Funeral Home in Circleville. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at noon. A military service will be conducted by Honor Guard AMVETS Post 2256 of Circleville. Burial will be in Reber Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Israel Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 74, Amanda, Ohio 43102; or Honor Guard, AMVETS Post 2256, Circleville; or Berger Hospice, 1170 N. Court St., Circleville, Ohio 43113.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal