Ralph R. Walker

November 22, 1913 ‒ May 03, 2006

Marion, Ohio

Ralph R. Walker, age 92 of Executive Drive, Marion died at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday, May 3 at OSU Hospital East, Columbus.

Ralph was born in Marion on November 22, 1913 the son of the late Ralph R. and Velma B. (Murphy) Walker, Sr.

Ralph married the former Melba E. Burbaugh in October of 1937 and she preceded him in death on August 14, 1971.

Ralph worked as a self-employed carpenter and was a member of the Carpenters Union.

Ralph was a member of the Marion Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Church and formerly a member of the Marion Moose Lodge and the Marion Elks Lodge.

Ralph is survived by four children, Rosalie Benet, Marion; Leslie (Cathy) Walker, Phoenix, AZ; Marjorie (Art) Leffler, Marion, and Rodney (Lyndsay) Walker, Hilliard, four grandchildren Jessica, Christine, Troy and Kristen and two great grandchildren Riley and Avery.

Ralph was preceded in death by his daughter Marilyn, one grandson, one great grandson, two sisters and two brothers.

Memorial services and burial will be 2:00 pm. Friday, May 19, 2006 in the LaRue Cemetery with the Rev. Karl Carpenter officiating. Friends may call on the family following the services at 3572 Dunbar Road, Prospect. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Denzer Farison Hottinger & Snyder Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Marion Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Church, 1828 Marion Williamsport Road, Marion, Ohio 43302 or the charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com