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Ralph H. Beaver, 88, of Watsontown, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport.
He was born July 8, 1929, in Ringtown, a son of the late Harry and Edna (Fuhrman) Beaver.

Ralph was a 1947 graduate of Montgomery High School.
He currently worked at TJ Market in Hughesville. He previously worked for A&P Supermarkets and Canada Dry Bottling Company.
He was a member of Watsontown Baptist Church. He was very active in the local senior center, often enjoying bingo. Also, he volunteered at the Washingtonville Volunteer Fire Company and was very involved in Neighbors Helping Neighbors in Watsontown.
Ralph enjoyed camping and spending time with his family.

Ralph is survived by his son, Randy Beaver and his wife Jody of Elkridge, Md.; two daughters, Nina Murray and her husband Richard of Hagerstown, Md., and Paulette Beaver of Williamsport; one daughter-in-law, Joyce Beaver of Watsontown; five grandchildren, Jodie Lefebvre, Tim Beaver, Zach Beaver, Erin Murray, and Stacy Gestrich; seven great-grandchildren; and two nieces, Kay Roberts and Sharon Fisher.
He was preceded in death by his son, Larry E. Beaver; one sister, Roberta Bickhart, and a half brother, Charles Fuhrman.
Friends are invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, May 17, at Watsontown Baptist Church, 501 Main St., Watsontown, followed by the funeral at 11, with the Rev. James Ritter officiating.
Burial will follow in Watsontown Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Ralph's memory by made to his church, Watsontown Baptist Church, 501 Main St., Watsontown, PA 17777, or the Washingtonville Volunteer Fire Co., 19 Strawberry Ridge Road, Danville, PA 17801.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc PC. 124 Main St., Watsontown.
Visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 14, 2018
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