Eric K. Ralston, 52, of Frankfort, died 12:01 p.m. Saturday, July 22, 2017 at OSU Wexner Medical Center unexpectedly.
He was born December 1, 1964, in Ross County to Clyde and Mary Ralston. On July 6, 1991, he married the former Lori A. Colburn who survives.
Surviving in addition to his father, Clyde Ralston, of Chillicothe; a daughter, Courtney (Benjamin) Fout, at home; Cody D. Ralston, Jessie L. Ralston, both of Frankfort; grandchildren, William and Bristol Fout, Ryder E. Knapp and Kinlee E. Madru; two brothers, Arthur D. Ralston, of Oklahoma, Jeffrey (Mary Ann) Ralston, of Chillicothe; a sister, Melynda Ralston, of Chillicothe; several nieces and nephews and he was loved by many friends. He was predeceased by his mother, Mary Ralston.
Eric was presently working at Miner Farms and formerly worked for Martin Painting. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, July 28, 2017 at the WARE FUNERAL HOME. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort where military graveside rites will be conducted by the Ross County Veterans Honor Guard. Friends may call at the WARE FUNERAL HOME 5-8 p.m. Thursday.