Ralph R. Ellis age 89 of Union City, Ohio, passed away at 4:38 P.M. on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at Union City Care Center in Union City, Ohio. Ralph was born March 8, 1921 in Monticello, Indiana, to the late Harry and Luverne (Legg) Ellis.
Ralph was a retired Poultry Farmer. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII.
In addition to his parents, Ralph is also preceded in death by his brother and sisters.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Patricia (Moore) Ellis, whom he married May 25, 1987; a step granddaughter, Lillian Sue Davis of Union City, Ohio; step grandsons, Randy Ragon of Winchester, Indiana and Leo Julian of Huber Heights; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; and a niece, Sharon Kaylor of Marion, Indiana.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, December 13, 2010 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville, with Rev. Elwood Stuart officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Union City Care Center Resident Activity Fund.