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Ralph William Waterman


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Ralph William Waterman Obituary
RALPH WILLIAM WATERMAN The man who instilled hard work, integrity and keeping my word, Ralph William Waterman, passed on 9-10-2013 at the age of 93 leaving behind his beautiful wife of 68 years, Kathryn Waterman. Born 7-18-1920 in Hampton, Virginia his family moved to CA in 1925. He graduated Pasadena H.S. at 15 and served in the Army Infantry from 1942-46 where he was part of the 2nd group to arrive in Japan as WWII ended. After the war he obtained his B.S. from Pasadena College and his Master's at U.S.C. where he became a lifelong Trojan. He earned his Elementary Teaching Credentials and taught History and Math; Acting Principal and Superintendent until retiring in 1982. Ralph and Kathryn raised their family in Huntington Beach and moved to Moreno Valley in 1988, and enjoyed traveling the world. Ralph is survived by his wife Kathryn; daughter Patricia Kaufman; sons Donald, Douglas and Russell; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Grave site ceremony at Riverside National Cemetery on 9-18 at 9:45 AM, inquire at kiosk.
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Published in Press-Enterprise on Sept. 17, 2013
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