Ralph E. Whitbread
unknown - December 3, 2012
Ralph E. Whitbread, 93, of Carolina Shores, NC, formerly of Camillus, died Dec. 3, 2012, at his home. He was born in Syracuse to the late Ralph Whitbread and Anna Rowe Whitbread Joyce. He was predeceased by his beloved brother, Jack (John Whitbread) and his sister, Shirley TenEyck.
He was in the Civilian Conservation Corps and served in the U.S. Marine Corp during WWII. He was known for his fondness of animals, chocolate and ice cream. He loved talking about his childhood and his family.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Doris Joyce Whitbread; his daughter, Diane (Tom) Oliver; his son, Scott (Cheryl) Whitbread; and grandchildren, David Oliver, Jeremy Oliver, Brian Oliver and Janelle Oliver; along with seven great-grandchildren, two sisters, Nancy (Marion) Houde and Maureen Joyce Chludzinski, 12 nieces, 12 nephews and other family members.
Memorial service: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19 at R.H. Schepp Minoa Chapel, 109 East Ave., Minoa. Burial will follow at McConnellsville Cemetery.
For directions, florists, or a guestbook, please visit scheppfamily.com. Contributions: may be made to Wanderer’s Rest, P.O. Box 535, Canastota, NY 13032. Arrangements by R.H. Schepp Minoa Chapel of Schepp Family Funeral Homes.