Ralph E. “Butch” Fawcett Jr.

January 27, 1944 ‒ July 29, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ralph E. “Butch” Fawcett Jr., age 76, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.  He was born on January 27, 1944 in Mount Vernon, Ohio the son of Ralph and Louisa (McPherson) Fawcett Sr.

Butch enjoyed being outside and working in his yard.  He had a heart of gold and would do anything for anyone.  Butch loved his family and most important to him was the quality time he had with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Ernestine “Judy” (Martin) Fisher; his children, Danny (Kelly) Fisher, Chuck Moran and Romona Kay Fawcett, numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, a sister, Shirley (Donald) McManaway and numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Patricia Moore and Joycelyn Nicholas; a niece, Debra Nicholas and a nephew, Donald McManaway.

Friends may call on Sunday, August 2, 2020 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.  The family will observe a private service.

To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ralph E. “Butch” Fawcett Jr.

  • Danny, Kelly & Judy,
    So sorry to hear about Butch. I know he loved watching the boys play sports and hanging out with them. He always had a smile on his face! Thinking of you all with love & prayers.

  • So very sorry to hear of his passing. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting him and seeing him once a week for our visits!

  • So sorry for your lost my heart goes out to his family. He always had a smile on his face and a heart of gold always liked him very kind man he will be very missed

  • So sorry to hear of this. What a treasured family friend he was to all of us. Always a smile on his face, him whimsical sayings made us all laugh. It’s something when you live your life in a way that the memories you have of that person are wonderful ones. Haven’t seen you boys in years, the last one I saw was Danny, and it was so cool to see the young man he was becoming. My, and my family’s, thoughts and prayers are with you all.