May 12, 1939 - June 22, 2013
HOWE - Ralph L. Weldon, 74, of Howe, died Saturday, June 22, at home.
He retired from Embarq Phone Co. after working in LaGrange County from 1970"2002. He served our country in the U.S. Army from 1958-1962. He was a member of LaGrange American Legion Post 215.
He was born May 12, 1939, in LaGrange County to Glen C. and Helen (Gael) Weldon. On June 1, 1963, he married Sharon L. Heltzel in Waterloo.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon of Howe; sons Greg (Tammy) Weldon of Howe and Mark (Kimberlee) Weldon of Angola; grandchildren Megan, Nicole and Tyler Weldon; and siblings Elaine (Earl) Woods of Sturgis, Mich., Loraine Greene of LaGrange and Glen Lee Weldon of Mongo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Norma Hoff; and brother Meryl Weldon.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at Frurip-May Funeral Home, 309 W. Michigan St., LaGrange. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, at Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange. Pastor Brian VanOsdol will officiate. LaGrange American Legion Post 215 will conduct military rites.
Memorials may be contributed to ARK Animal Rescue.