WWII Vet Ralph Mayville passes at the age of 97

Posted Date: 
Monday, August 12, 2019
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Ralph Mayville

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Ralph on August 9, 2019. Dear father of Lorraine Attwood and Wanda Burningham (Craig). Cherished grandfather to Louanne White, John White (Sophie), James Attwood and Mary Laslett (Arthur). Great grandfather to Graham, Aidan, Jack, Luka, Danica and Ashlynn. He will always be remembered for his love and dedication to his family. Ralph was a member of the Devils Brigade during WWII. He will be missed by many family and friends. Visitation will be held at Janisse Funeral Home (1139 Ouellette Ave, Windsor ON, 519-253-5225) on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 2-4pm & 7-9pm. A Veterans Funeral Service to celebrate Ralph’s life will take place at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10am. Interment at Heavenly Rest to follow. If so desired, donations may be made to Charity of choice.

 

He was honoured as part of our inaugural Veterans Classic and we were lucky to have him to sit down with us in 2017 for an interview: