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Ralph D. Poling

February 8, 2029 March 21, 2014
Ralph D. Poling
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Ralph D. Poling 85, of Elyria passed away Friday March 21, 2014 at his home following a short illness. He was born February 8, 1929 in Maxville, OH. Ralph was a 1949 Elyria High School graduate. Ralph served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He retired from Bendix as a machinist, then worked for sixteen years at Steve Barry Cadillac. Ralph loved his family and home where he lived for fifty one years. He enjoyed spending time with his family, family vacations, fishing camping and working in his yard. Survivors include his wife of fifty eight years; Bernadine M. (nee: Molchan), four daughters; Denise M. Brock of Avon, Renee D. Pumphrey (Gordon) of Grafton, Carole L. Poling of Elyria, Susan E. Seljan (David) of Elyria, a son; Bruce E. Poling (Bobbie) of Nashville, TN. Additional survivors include nine grandchildren; Joseph, Briana, Loren, Brittany, Olivia, Matthew, Danielle, Jared, Alyssa, and a great grandson; Tyler, a sister; Evelyn Rodgers (Jerry) of Elyria. Ralph was preceded in death by his parents; Frank and Mary (nee: Crook) Poling, two sisters; Wilma Bainter, Freida Stiverson, four brothers; Burl, Ray, Warren, Roland. Family will receive friends 4-7 PM Thursday March 27, 2014 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57) Elyria (440)322-4626 where funeral services will be at 10:00 AM Friday March 28, 2014. Rev. Fr. Frank P. Kosem, Pastor of St. Jude Church will officiate. Burial will be at Brookdale Cemetery where V.F.W. Post # 1079 will provide full military honors. Memorial contributions in Ralph's memory can be sent to Crossroads Hospice 9775 Rockside Rd. Suite 270 Valley View, OH 44125 Online condolences can be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com

Service:

10:00 AM Friday March 28, 2014

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Elyria, Ohio



Visitation:

4-7 PM Thursday March 27, 2014

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Elyria, Ohio

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