Ralph Lowell Jr
Obituary for Ralph Lowell Jr.
Ralph Allen Lowell Jr, 73, passed away peacefully on the afternoon of Tuesday, Jan 18th surrounded by his loving family.
Ralph was born August 29th, 1948 to Ralph Allen Lowell Sr and Hilda "Sager" Lowell.
The oldest of 12 siblings, he entered into the Army, in Nov. of 1967, at the age of 19 and served as a Military Policeman until November of 1970. Ralph met the love of his life during that time and he and Patricia May Bassingthwaite were married on Jan. 4th 1970. They shared more than 5 decades together and had 2 daughters.
Throughout his life, Ralph enjoyed motorcycle riding, fishing, antique cars and was an avid golfer. He played in the Danbury Dusty League with his brother and many friends for close to 25 years.
Ralph was predeceased by his parents; sister, Patricia; brother, John; half sister, Sharon and grandsons, Jeffrey and Bobby. He is survived by his loving wife, Patricia; daughters, Elizabeth Tarnauskas (Brian); Penny Ciliberti (Joseph); brothers, Richard (Barbara); James; George (Patricia); Ernie (Jo); sisters, Myra Brandt (Wayne); Linda Truskauskas (John); Bertha Bronson (Carl); Elizabeth Cash (Joseph); Eleanor Lowell (Joseph); half sisters, Marge Couture and Susan Robinson, as well as 4 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private service will be held for family with a Celebration of Life to follow in the spring. Date and location yet to be determined.