Obituaries » Ralph G. Tomlinson
November 17, 1957 - July 31, 2018
Burial Date: August 6, 2018
Ralph G. Tomlinson, 89, of Wilton, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.
Ralph was born in Sabula, IA on April 15, 1929 to Jesse and Helen (Werner)Tomlinson. He graduated from Packwood High School in 1947. He proudly served his country in the United States Airforce during the Korean war.
Ralph married Kathleen D. Holmes on November 17, 1957 in Walcott.
Ralph retired in 1991 from Occidental Petroleum Company in Buffalo. In early years, he was depot agent for the Rock Island Railroad.
Ralph is survived by his wife Kathleen, children: Debbie (Dan) Jarrard of Nichols, Linda Schoonover of McCausland, June (Pete) Smith of Wilton, Michael (Annette) Tomlinson of Eldridge, Amy (Tom) Niergarth of Holland, MI, 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son-in-law Brian Schoonover, sisters: Arlene Spinker and Gwen Wyman and brothers: Frank, LaMoine and Edwin Tomlinson.
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