Obituary of Ralph Piercy
Ralph Piercy, age 90, of Morenci passed away July 7, 2020 in Adrian, MI. He was born on January 8, 1930 in
He moved to
He was a loving husband, father, grandpa, and friend. He was known for his friendly disposition and had a gift for only seeing the good in people. He loved life, and was happiest when he was outdoors or helping others. During his years of employment Ralph worked as a tool liaison at Tecumseh Products for over 40 years. After retiring, he spent several years working as a crossing guard for Morenci Area Schools, where greeting the children was often the highlight of his day.
Ralph was a member of
In addition to his wife, Ralph is survived by a son Darrin (Becky) Piercy, Donna (Fred) Wolfe, Vonda (Phil) Milosh, Deb (Gene) Momyer, stepson Grady (Danielle) Schaffer, and stepdaughter Kelly (Jamie) Williams; 13 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, a brother Forrest Piercy, and former spouse, and mother of his children, Doris (Jones) Schaffer.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a beloved grandson, Brandon Milosh, brothers, Arthur, Sherwood, and Elvin, and sisters Beatrice, Thelma, Ora, and Lora.
A memorial will be held for Ralph at
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