Ralph E. McConnell

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Ralph E. McConnell

November 06, 1924 - August 09, 2018

Ralph E. McConnell Sr., 93, Delaware Township, died Thursday morning, Aug. 9, 2018.
Mr. McConnell was born in Pulaski, Nov. 6, 1924, to James and Zella (Powell) McConnell.
Ralph served in the Army during WWII and received the Purple Heart for being wounded in action.
He was employed as a chairman for 36 years at Shenango Inc. in Sharpsville, retiring in 1986.
Ralph was a member for more than 55 years at Hillside Presbyterian Church, Greenville, where he had served as a deacon and trustee.
His hobbies included fishing, hunting, latch hook, jigsaw puzzles and gardening.
On July 30, 1945, he married the former Edith M. Johnson, who passed away Aug. 22, 2013.
Survivors include two sons, Ralph McConnell Jr. and his wife Roseanne, Greenville and Richard McConnell and his wife Donna, Mercer; a daughter, Pamela Douglas and her husband Jeff, Oil City; nine grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, three sisters and six brothers.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hillside Presbyterian Church, 2 N. High St., Greenville, PA 16125.
Published on August 9, 2018
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