Ralph J. Silva, age 89 passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018.
Ralph is survived by his wife of 65 years, Alice (Conley). Four children David (Diana), Jacksonville, FL., Larry, Edinboro, Marcia Warner (Craig), Beltsville, MD, Janice Henson (Andrew), Chocowinity, NC. Three grandchildren, 6 great grand children, and 1 great great grandchild.
Ralph served on the Great Lakes during the end of WW2 and was drafted and served in the US Army as a forward artillery observer during the Korean War.
He served on the Conneaut Valley School Board, Springboro Council, as Springboro Mayor, Crawford County Jury Commissioner, Crawford County Vo-tech Board President and was a lifelong Democrat.
He was a member of PA American Legion, Springboro Lions Club, and a Lifetime Member of the Springboro VFD.
He enjoyed his garden, reading, and taking care of his property.
Donations in lieu of flowers to your favorite education scholarship fund, Springboro United Church, Springboro Library, or the Springboro VFD Ambulance Service.
Friends and family may call at the United Church of Springboro on Monday, January 22, 2018 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM for viewing and Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM viewing with service to follow.
Please sign Ralphs online guestbook at www.mccauleyfuneralhome.website.
Published on January 20, 2018