Ralph, Dale Eldon

August 14, 1933 – November 11, 2013

With great sorrow the family wishes to announce the passing of Dale Ralph peacefully at home on November 11, 2013 surrounded by his family.  Beloved husband of fifty-seven years to wife Jacqueline.  Loving father of William, Kathleen, Tammy ( Randy ) and Robin.  Proud Grandpa of his two precious grandchildren, Joshua and Paige Sloat.  Beloved son of the late William and late Mildred Ralph.  Beloved son-in-law of the late John and late Kathleen MacDonald.  Dear brother of Ruth Jacques ( Leo ), the late John ( late Alice ), late Earl ( late Elsie ), late Aubrey ( late Betty ), late Kenneth ( late Edna ), late James, late Dean and late Gerald ( Diane ).  Dear brother-in-law of William MacDonald ( Sally ), Janet Poisson ( Jean Paul ), the late Jim MacDonald ( late Florida ), late Richard MacDonald and late Neil MacDonald ( Arleen ).  Loving uncle to his two special girls, Alexis and Payton Lawrence.  Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Dale retired after thirty-five years working as a mechanic at Rio Algom Mines in Elliot Lake.  He loved hunting and fishing and was an avid golfer.  A special thank you to Dr Bradford, Dr Fowler, EMS and the staff at the Blind River District Health Centre for their compassionate care.  Cremation will take place with a memorial and interment in Goldenburg Cemetery in the spring.  Donations to the Cancer Society or the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River, Ontario.

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