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Ralph H. Weigel

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Ralph Weigel, 90, of Carlisle, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at home.  He was born on April 10, 1927 in York Springs, and was a son of the late Norman A. and Alvie M. R. (Day) Weigel.

Ralph graduated from York Springs High School.  He was an Army veteran of WWII and served several years with the PA National Guard.  Ralph retired from the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot after 25 years of service.  He attended Opossum Hill Union Church, Carlisle.  Ralph was a life member of the Minnequa Social Club, Shippensburg and a member of Carlisle Eagles Aerie 1299.  Ralph enjoyed pitching horseshoes, bowling, dancing, playing his guitar and listening to country music.

He is survived by his devoted wife of 68 years, Alice B. (Johnson) Weigel, two daughters; Patsy M. Kiner of Newville and Debra A. (husband, Robert) Freeburn of Dillsburg, 8 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Ralph was preceded in death by 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

A viewing will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 20, 2017 followed by funeral services at 2:00 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Pastor Randy Zook officiating.  Burial with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Opossum Hill Union Church, 601 Opossum Lake Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015.  www.Since1853.com.


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Deb, I am so sorry for your loss. Just believe that he is in Gods arms now and one day you will be reunited with him. Hugs and lots of love.
Patsy (Shannon) Hoshall
Sending condolences to you and the family.  Prayers of comfort and peace in this time of need.  Reflect on the many memories you have over the years.  May you all draw close to the Lord for His comfort.  God Bless, Love, Jan
Jan Mercer
Our condolence to our dear sister DeeDee Repman and family for the passing of your grandfather. May the Lord comfort you and keep you safe and blessed.
Yours in Christ
Emmanuel and Astrid Soni
Alice - My condolences to you and the family.   I often saw Ralph at the summer festivals.  He did sing at one not too long ago. I am sure he will have a happy reunion with his brothers and sisters.  God bless you all - my thoughts and prayers are with you. 
Bonnie Weigle Highlands
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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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