Obituary

Ralph Grevenkamp

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SIDNEY — Ralph C. Grevenkamp, 73, of Sidney, passed away at 7:10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at Fair Haven Shelby County Home.

He was born on Sept. 10, 1942, to the late Clarence and Agnes (Stucke) Grevenkamp. He married Rose Mary Koenig on Feb. 27, 1965, and she survives.

Ralph is also survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Annette and Matthew Tway, of Marion; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Maristelle Grevenkamp, of Bothell, Washington, and David and Ann Grevenkamp, of Hartland, Wisconsin; seven grandchildren, Meleah Tway, Reagan Tway, Avelyn Tway, Timbre Grevenkamp, Cadence Grevenkamp, Gunnar Grevenkamp and Liv Grevenkamp.

He is also survived by one brother-in-law and sister-in-law, John and Betty Koenig, of Granville; four sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Ann and Larry Baker, of Minster; Martha and Steve Baker, of Troy; Sara and Joe Kreitzer, of Botkins; and Jean Evans, of Kettering; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Ralph attended St. Gregory Seminary High School in Cincinnati and graduated from Coldwater High School in 1960. He obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Dayton in 1970. He served in the U.S. Navy and received an honorable discharge. Ralph was employed as an accountant and worked in the trucking industry. He retired from SAIA in 2008.

Ralph was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, where a Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery in Sidney. The family will receive friends on Monday, June 6, 2016, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S. Main Ave., Sidney.

Contributions in memory of Ralph may be made to Wilson Hospice, 1083 Fairington Drive, Sidney, OH 45365, or to Lehman Catholic High School, 2400 St. Marys Avenue, Sidney.

Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to the Grevenkamp family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com.


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Published in Sidney Daily News from May 31 to June 1, 2016
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