Ralph Shower

Ralph Shower

Ralph Shower, July 6, 1915 – September 2, 2019. 

Devoted husband of 70 years to the late Ethel Ferman Shower, died peacefully in his sleep on September 2, 2019 at the grand age of 104. Father of Suzanne (Tony) Walch of Cincinnati, OH, Michelle Proctor of Columbia, MO and the late Michael Shower, New York, NY.  Grandfather of Caryn (Jay) Lisota of Chicago, IL and Katherine (Ren) Rapp of Cincinnati, OH.  Great grandfather of Grace and Audrey Lisota, Elizabeth, Addison and Natalie Rapp.  Uncle to Gary (Marsha Nyberg) Leabman, Fran (Leonard) Alper, Deanna (Leonard) Koblenz, Marty (Denise) Ferman, Maxine Ferman, and Jerry (Kim) Ferman.  Great uncle, cousin and friend to many.

Ralph served his country during WWII, and spent decades serving as a volunteer and Post Commander with several veterans associations. 

Graveside service Friday, September 6, 11:00 AM at Chevra Kadisha Cemetery, 1601 North and South Road, St. Louis, MO 63130. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.