Ralph J. McCallister

June 28, 1934 ‒ March 11, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ralph J. McCallister, age 68, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday March 11, 2003 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon, Ralph was born June 28, 1934 in Barboursville,West Virginia to Andrew B. and Lenora E. McCallister. He was an Army Veteran and retired from the Bonded Oil Company in 1992 after 36 years employment as a station manager. He was currently employed by the Mid Ohio Transit Authority in Knox County.

Mr. McCallister was a life member of the VFW and Eagles Lodge in Mount Vernon and was a former member of the Mount Vernon Moose Lodge.

Surviving are his wife of 45 years Dorothy (Good) McCallister; his son Ronald (Angie) McCallister of Mount Vernon; 3 grandchildren Jeanna McCallister, Dale McCallister and Marcie McCallister; a great granddaughter Alexandria Estes; and 2 brothers Orvel McCallister of Barboursville, W. Va and Everett McCallister of Glen Allen, Virginia. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a son James McCallister, a grandson Mikeal David McCallister; 3 brothers Raymond, Arnold, and Clarence McCallister and 2 sisters Gladys Dial and Jean Booth.

Friends may call Friday from 6 to 8 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon where funeral services will be Saturday at 2 PM. Burial with military honors will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Knox County Chapter of the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, Box 702, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com