Ralph Edward Myers, 69, of Joppa, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021.
Graveside burial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, October 14, 2021, at Hillerman Cemetery with military rites. Family and friends are welcome to meet at the cemetery.
Ralph lived his life to the fullest; he loved fishing, hunting, and always pulling a good joke. If you knew him, one of his favorite sayings was “calling you UGLY”!
Ralph is survived by his mother, Vira Myers; son, Ralph Myers and wife Bobbi; stepsons, Marvin Loverkamp and wife Sherie and Terry Loverkamp; special daughter, Gabriel Wrye; grandchildren, Gavin Myers, Bailey Myers, Logan Joiner (Haylee), Eastyn Hannon, Little Marvin (Amber), Marlee Dukek (Jordan); great grandchildren, Kirk and Skylar Loverkamp; brothers, David Myers (Debbie), Eugene Myers, Jr. Myers (Marylyn) Mikeal Myers; sisters, Rita Mathis, Linda Hillebrand, Susie Harris (Steve), Arlene Jewel (Duke); sister-in-law, Denise Myers; several nieces and nephews.
Ralph was preceded in death by his father, Edward “Horsefly” Myers; brother, Dennis Dean Myers; and granddaughter, Ansley Brooke Myers.
Memorial donations may be given in Ralph’s name to the American Legion Post 306, 321 Market Street, Metropolis, IL 62960. Online condolences may be left at www.aikinsfarmer-millerfh.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus
-McManus Funeral Home.