Perry Lee Ralph, 66, of Eau Claire, passed away on Monday, May 2nd, 2016 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.
Perry was born on January 31st, 1950 in Eau Claire the son of Thomas & Elaine (Schultz) Ralph. Perry worked at the Career Development Center in Eau Claire for numerous years before retiring.
He is survived by his sister Jayme Nolan of Eagan, MN; his niece Emily Elaine (Nolan) Naslund of Eagan, MN; aunts, Joanne Jahnke and family of Cadott, WI, Linda (Robert) Schweigert and family of Chippewa Falls, WI; and cousins Thomas (Myrna) Bresina and family of Altoona, WI, and Gary (Penny) Bresina and family of Altoona, WI; as well as many other cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Perry is preceded in death by his loving parents Tom and Elaine; Uncles, David Lee Schultz and Glen Jahnke, Maternal Grandparents Carl and Leone Schultz, and Paternal Grandparents William and Bertha Ralph.
The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff at Lutheran Social Services, Dove Healthcare – West, Sacred Heart Hospital, and ContinUs Care, for their excellent loving care of Perry.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at 3:30 pm at Smith Funeral Chapel, Eau Claire. A visitation will take place on Friday, May 6th, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Smith Funeral Chapel as well as an hour prior to services on Saturday. Pastor Rod Larson will be officiating. Interment will follow the service on Saturday at Northside Lutheran Cemetery in Eau Claire.