Ralph E. Glover

Ralph E. Glover died on Dec. 8, 2019.

His parents were Eugene Glover and Betty (Webb) Glover, both deceased. He is survived by his beloved wife Ramona (Palmer) of 50-plus years. Also, his pride & joy, a son Scott Glover and a granddaughter, Scarlet Glover, the sunshine of his life, both of Cocoa, Fla.

Also surviving are two brothers and two sisters: Dan Glover of Lillington, N.C. and David (Babette) Glover of Alabama. Surviving sisters are Shirley Stodgell, Marion, and Cindy Glover, LaFontaine.Two sisters are deceased.

He graduated from LaFontaine High School in 1961. After graduation he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and at his discharge his rank was master sergeant. He married Ramona Palmer in 1966 and they celebrated 53 years together. He was a member of the Christian Church in LaFontaine.

He retired in 2004 from Delco in Kokomo. In prior years he enjoyed boating, motorcycling and Corvettes. He was a commercial pilot and earned his instrument, twin engine and cargo transport and flight instructor ratings. For a brief period, he gave flight instructions at the Wabash Airport and worked for Muncie Aviation. He loved spending time with his family and wintering in Florida.

Ralph was a kind, caring, gentle man. A man of character and integrity, always there to lend a helping hand, be it family, friends, or neighbors.

Cremation will take place as was his request. A celebration of life will take place at a later date. Any wishing to donate in his name may do so at any (non-profit) animal shelter of your choice.

Posted on 2019 Dec 27