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Ralph  J. Thaman
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus Building Fund
    9333 St Rt. 119 W
    Anna, OH 45302
  • The Center for Neurological Development
    78 W. Main St.
    Burkettsville, OH 45310

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“Our prayers are with you all during this time of loss. May these days be filled with wonderful memories of growing up with not only Ralph, but each...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Chip & Dianne Wells - Sidney, OH

“Mary Ann and family, Our sincere condolences go out to you and your family. Ralph was a wonderful man and we believe you will have nothing but great...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Denny Nagel - Anna, OH - friends

“We are very sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Steve & Jeanne Weaver ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: s Weaverteven

“We are so sorry for the loss of your farther, Love The Larry Bell Family ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: The Larry Bell Family

“Please know our thoughts and prayers are with your family(s) at this time, and will continue. We hope that you all find comfort in knowing that your...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Mike & Terri Greve - Sidney, OH

“I spent 18 years in McCartyville where the Thaman family was a big part of McCartyville life. Leo was in the same class as my brother, John. Both...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Virginia (Raterman) Seewer - OH

“Sharon & family, we are so very sorry to hear about your Dad. Know how much you love him and how proud you are of him. May your precious memories...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Marlin & Brenda Shamblin - JEKYLL, GA

“Deepest sympathy! Ralph was such a kind and caring man! ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: John and Mary Tangeman - Minster, OH

“The world just lost a very loving and caring man. Our deepest sympathy is with you during this time of loss. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Margaret & Tom Bidwick - NC

“Jim and Carol,I am so sorry for your loss! Please know that my prayers are with you and the family at this difficult time.Penny ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Penny Simes - Vandalia, OH

“Aunt Mary Ann and family, Our deepest sympathy on Uncle Ralph's' passing. My fondest memories are of him letting me step on his toes! I know he...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Angie Post - Celina, OH - Niece

“All the times that we played Euchre together, he wouldn't walk away from a game until he won that round. The amazing time we all would have when he...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Ben Kohler - Columbus, OH


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Ralph J. Thaman age 92 of 9192 St. Rt. 119 Anna, OH died at1:22 AM Monday June 9, 2014 at his residence. he had been ailing for 6 months. He was born Dec. 29, 1921 in McCartyville, OH to Frank & Mary (Berning) Thaman and married on May 20, 1947 in St. Patrick, OH to Mary Ann Hoying who survives along with their children Carol Ann Carity, McCartyville, Jim & Carol (Bell) Thaman, Phenix City, AL; Sharon & James Maurer, Kettlersville; and Ruth Ann & Michael Kohler, Botkins; 12 Grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings Frank & Jeanette(Steinke-Eustache)Thaman, Sidney; Lawrence & Vera(Seger)Thaman, Botkins; Leo & Barbara Thaman, Arizona and Marilyn (Curtis) Thaman, Ft. Loramie. He was preceeded in death by a son Richard A. (Dick) Thaman, a son-in-law Larry J. Carity, brothers Paul, Arthur and Urban Thaman, Sister-in-law Virginia(Eustache)Thaman and 1 Great Grandchild . Ralph was the owner of Thaman's Plumbing & Heating in McCartyville and also the owner of Thaman's Plumbery in Sidney. He was a lifetime member of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, McCartyville. Ralph served in the Army Air Force from 1942 - 1945 as a Staff Sgt. in the 18th Repair Squadron stationed in Iran. He was a member of F O E 1391 Minster, The Elks, American Legion and VFW in Sidney and the Knights of Columbus, McCartyville. In 1979 he was named the Business Man of the Year by the American Business Women's Assoc. in Minster, Past president and Member of Anna Rescue Squad, head of the building committee for the Rescue Squad, Volunteer Wilson Hospital and the K of C Friday Night Bingo in Minster and Grand Marshal of the 2009 St. Patrick Day Parade in McCartyville.He enjoyed playing cards, golfing, fishing, bowling and making macrame chairs. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM Friday June 2014 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Rev. John Tonkin Presider, burial will follow with full military honors at the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Thursday and 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM Friday at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Sacred Heart Church Building Fund, The Center for Neurological Development,Wilson Hospice and Anna Rescue Squad.