Ralph Fischer of Ritz Villa, Mitchell, went to his eternal home on July 14, 2021. He was in his 95th year.
Ralph farmed in McKillop Township most of his life, then moved to Seaforth and then to Mitchell, where he currently resided.
Left to mourn Ralph’s passing are his wife Fran (Storey) of Ritz Villa, Mitchell; his children, Laurie, Cambridge; Starr (Dale Bachert), Blyth; his daughter-in-law Debbie, Carlisle, Saskatchewan; Joy (Doug Elliott), Londesborough; Gaye (Ron Webber), Stratford and Mark, Medicine Hat, Alberta.
Ralph’s stepchildren, Paul Storey (Barb), Exeter; Vanda (Glen McNeil), Nile, will also miss him, as will 25 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Predeceasing him were his first wife Joyce Diegel (1992), son Gregg (2019), grandsons Derek and Courtney Fischer (2016) and stepdaughter Evelyn Henderson (1985).
To honour Ralph’s wishes, cremation has taken place.
There will be no visitation and private family burial is to be held in Egmondville Cemetery at a later date.