Ralph Douglas Myers
November 21, 1954- February 3, 2021
On February 3rd, 2021, Ralph peacefully went to be with the Lord. Ralph was born on November 21st, 1954 in Dansville, NY to Ralph Gordon Myers and Stella Ruth (Mallaber) Myers. He was raised with his seven brothers and sisters on the family farm located in Tuscarora, NY. Ralph devoted his life to supporting his wife and daughter and settled down in Caledonia, NY He loved the outdoors and his hobbies included hunting, archery tournaments, camping, mowing lawns and landscaping, always bringing his only daughter alongside him. Ralph retired from Sabin Metal Corporation after decades of hard work. He was a lover of county music, especially Garth Brooks and dogs. He always said if he was president, everyone would own at least one dog. In the last years of his life he enjoyed spending his time with his three grand-daughters. Ralph was a very devoted father, Godfather and Grandfather and fought to spend as much time as possible with his family until the very end.
Ralph is preceded in death by his parents Ralph Gordon Myers and Stella Ruth (Mallaber) Myers of Nunda/Dansville, sister Deborah (Raymond) Wiltfong of Santee, California, sister Rebecca (James) Calarco of Bergen and brother John Arne Myers of Nunda. He is survived by his sister Linda (Ted) Saunders of Warrenton, Virginia, sister Christine (Kevin) Shanahan of Naples, Florida, brother James (Geri) Myers of Littleton, New Hampshire, sister Susan Myers of Dansville, Godson Joseph (Meredith) Schledorn of Cortland, daughter Jessica (Daniel) Leitten of Caledonia and grand-daughters Lauren, Reagan and Moriah Leitten.
Friends and family may call Friday, February 12th from 5-8 pm. Ralph desired a gathering in celebration of his life instead of a funeral which will be held in the summer of 2021. Any donations can be made in his name to the ASPCA.