HOUSTON, Texas — Ralph Crist, age 85, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Monday, June 10, 2013, in Houston, Texas.
He was born June 4, 1928, in Ansted, W.Va., the son of Henry and Evie (Koontz) Crist.
An area resident for the past 50 years, Mr. Crist retired in 1984 from Union Carbide.
Survivors include his daughter, Wanda Perry of Houston, Texas; two sons, Thomas D. (Lillie) Crist of Houston, Texas and Brian (Carrie) Crist of Dade City, Fla.; six grandchildren, Eric Perry, Thomas C. Crist, Jennifer Crist, Stephanie Crist, Shanda Warren and Martin Dunn; three great-grandchildren, Katrina Perry, Nicholas Warren and Sylvia Warren; a sister, Nancy Bryant of Virginia; two brothers, Charles Crist of Virginia and Billy Crist of Arizona; and nieces, nephews and more distant relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lucille Crist; a son, Stephen Crist; and a daughter, Brenda Phillip.
Funeral Services will be 1 p.m., Saturday, June 15th, at MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, Ohio, with the Rev. George Fink, pastor of the Conneaut First Assembly of God, officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens, North Kingsville, Ohio.
Calling Hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, June 14th, at the Funeral Home.
Please sign the guestbook at www.marcyfuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.