Ralph M. Bower

September 11, 1953 - February 26, 2022
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Ralph M. Bower, age 68, of Chesapeake City, MD passed away peacefully on February 26th, 2022 at the home of his sister with his family by his side. Born in Elkton, MD on September 11th 1953, he was the son of the late A. Murray and Dorothy (Martin) Bower. Ralph loved swimming, both at theContinue Reading

Russ Stanton left a message on March 18, 2022:
So sorry to be informed of Ralph's passing. Ralph was one of my best friends at Bo Manor and we had a lot of good times together. RIP buddy.
Tommy and Beth Haines left a message on March 11, 2022:
Mary Jane and family, Tommy and I send our condolences after hearing of Ralphie’s recent death. God’s peace. Beth and Tommy Haines
Cynthia and Richard Luzetsky left a message on March 7, 2022:
Mary Jane and Family Sorry to hear of your loss of Ralphie. We will keep him and you in our prayers.
Robert Johnston the Johnston family left a message on March 5, 2022:
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Andrea Losten left a message on March 5, 2022:
Ralph you always made me smile and laugh with your comments. You will be deeply missed RIP
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Doug Caleb left a message on March 5, 2022:
I knew him since I was little. We worked on the Boats together he was the cook Damn good at it too. You will be missed. I'll see Ya later. Praying for you Mary Jane and Dave. We all loved Ralph.
Raymond Gary Abray left a message on March 4, 2022:
scows was a fun person to be around. playing poker or just bull*hitting. every time i saw him with groceries he was going to make a pot of chili. he will be missed.
Nicole Williams left a message on March 4, 2022:
My sincere condolences for your loss. The love and compassion of your family was a gift to Ralphie that I’m sure brought him comfort and peace. My thoughts and prayers and heart are with you all.
Corky Guzzo Fling left a message on March 4, 2022:
God bless Ralphie You will be very well miss I love you buddy fly high
Glen & Karen Lupfer left a message on March 4, 2022:
Rip Ralph you were such a great guy and We to shall never forget you. I saved all of our messenger chats and will look back upon them for sure! Peace, love and light brother...
David & Joyce Browne left a message on March 4, 2022:
Ralph was my student and student athlete. I had the pleasure of coaching him in both soccer as well as basketball. His very successful signature move in basketball, although clean, often drew unfounded fouls. Which in turn earned myself technical fouls for attempting to defend him. He was one hell of a player. It was a privilege to coach him. Later in life, we reconnected at a mutually favored watering hole; North Street Hotel, where he sat on the same stool at each visit. Ralph was always a delight to see and was always ready to buy us a round. He lightened the atmosphere with his humor and extensive knowledge via random one off trivia questions over an open pack of peanuts. He was the king of trivia, especially sports trivia. We learned he had become an avid swimmer at the YMCA. He was a student that became a friend. Everyone is dealt their own hand in life. Ralph took the hand he was dealt and became a man I am proud of. There will always be a hole unfilled in my heart for his memory. Rest easy my friend. Love you always Ralph, Joyce will miss your hugs.
Ruth & Bob Bristow left a message on March 4, 2022:
We’re so very sorry for your loss. It’s our loss too. The 3 of us spent a lot of time laughing and reminiscing of old times. I will especially miss Ralph’s big laugh! He once told us that no one will remember him 2 weeks after he’s dead. That’s not true. We will always remember him fondly and love him dearly. RIP my buddy!
Tom Johnston left a message on March 3, 2022:
May peace be with you now.
Kevi Reynolds left a message on March 3, 2022:
Mary Jane i am so sorry to hear about Ralph. Ralph,myself along with about six other guys were best friends when we attended Immaculate Conception.My friends and i used to hitch hike to chesapeake city all the time just to hang out with Ralph.Everybody loved Ralphie Bower.We could of made a movie.I am so sorry. Kevin Reynolds
Bob Truitt left a message on March 2, 2022:
Thinking of Mary Jane and Dave during this most difficult of times. Try to remember the good days as Ralphie would want.
RT Foard left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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