Peacefully on August 9th, 2019 at St. Peter’s Hospital in his 88th year. Beloved and proud husband for almost 66 years to Mabel (nee Spurr). Cherished father of Deborah (Richard), Patricia (Mervyn), the late Robert, Raymond (Peggy) and Dale. Loving grandpa of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Ralph will also be remembered by many other family and friends. Special thank you to VON and the PSWs from Bayshore and Paramed for their kindness and wonderful care. Friends will be received at Donald V. Brown Funeral Home, 36 Lake Drive, Stoney Creek on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at Christ Church Woodburn Church on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 1 p.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Assistance Program or Christ Church Woodburn Church would be greatly appreciated.