POLAND - Ralph E. Eger, 92 of Poland, died Thursday morning August 27, 2020 at Assumption Village. He was born October 31, 1927 in Dublin, Ohio, son of Daniel and Iva (Roop) Eger. He came to the area in 1972
Ralph was a veteran of the United States Navy prior to working as a sales representative in the trucking industry retiring when he was 85 years old. He was a member of Holy Family Church in Poland. He was an avid golfer and most especially enjoyed spending time with his family. Ralph had a tremendous love for people, and in turn, was loved by all.
Besides his wife, the former Amelia Patino, whom he married February 27, 1954, he leaves two daughters, Cynthia Fadeley of Struthers and Rita (Mark) Wrisley of Woodbine, MD.; four grandchildren, Chris (Kate) Gardner, Mia Wrisley and Eric Eger; one great-grandson Max and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his two sons, Richard and Ralph D. Eger.
Memorial services will be held 12:00 PM Friday September 4, 2020 at the Davis-Becker Funeral Home in Boardman. Interment will follow at the Poland Riverside Cemetery. Friends will be received 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM prior to the services. Due to the Covid-19 concerns, the 6 foot rule will be honored and all guests are requested to wear masks.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests material contributions take the form of donations to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street, Boardman, Ohio 44512.
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