Ralph Radabaugh, 77, of Big Springs, WV passed away on February 11, 2020 at Hubbard House Hospice, Charleston, WV following a brave battle. He is now free of all pain and sorrow.
He was born September 26, 1942 in Gilmer County, WV, a son of the late Albert and Della Church Radabaugh.
Ralph enjoyed reading and studying the Bible throughout his life. After his illness began taking his sight he loved having the Bible read to him. He also enjoyed hunting, watching hunting shows, and riding his four-wheeler. Ralph was a wonderful, selfless man. He will be remembered for always helping those in need, often doing without himself to help others. He left an enduring example of giving.
He was a loving husband and father, married to Etta Radabaugh for 55 years. He retired from WV Department of Highways as a mechanic for 22 years.
Ralph is survived by son, Albert Franklin Radabaugh (Pam) of Big Springs, WV; daughter, Marcia Elaine Putnam (James) of Gassaway, WV; granddaughter, Amber Dawn Dewitt (Josh) of Frametown, WV; brother, Delmas Radabaugh.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Etta Radabaugh; sisters, Eudora King, Pauline Radabaugh, Adelphia Yoak, and Geneva Radabaugh; brothers, Orville Radabaugh, Willard Radabaugh, Clarence Radabaugh, and Arthur Radabaugh.
In keeping with Mr. Radabaugh’s wishes, no public service will be held. Interment will be in Nobe Cemetery under the direction of Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Grantsville, WV. Online condolences may be expressed at www.stumpfuneralhomes.com