John 'Jack' Loyd Ralph
July 13, 2023
John "Jack" Loyd Ralph passed away peacefully on June 26, 2023 at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton, Wyo., surrounded by his family.
John was born on May, 15, 1927 in Crosby, Wyo., to John Lloyd Ralph and Ethel Mae Collins Ralph. John grew up in Crosby and Thermopolis, Wyo. While in Crosby, he pulled nails out of salvaged wood for 5¢ per day. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served in WWII, the Korean War, and Vietnam. He also owned a used furniture store in San Diego, California.
John lived a long and adventure filled life. He enjoyed yard sales, pulling weeds, and collecting stamps.
John is survived by daughter, Lucy Latrell Stevens; stepchildren, Susan and Paul; grandchildren, Pamela Gertz, Michael Moore and Misti Moore; 2 step grandchildren; great grandchildren, Sierra, Ayden, Hannah, Alexis, Dylan, Sophia, Zoey, and Lyla.
John was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Lucy Thomas Ralph, Eugenia Isom Ralph; sister and brothers.