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Ralph Burvin Ried

September 10, 1947 - June 5, 2021

 

MUNCIE – Ralph Burvin Ried, Jr., 73, passed away Saturday morning, June 5, 2021 at his residence.

Ralph was born September 10, 1947 in Muncie and was the son of the late Ralph Burvin Ried, Sr. and Clara (Williams) Ried.

Ralph was a 1967 graduate of Center High School in Selma. He proudly and honorab…READ MORE

 

MUNCIE – Ralph Burvin Ried, Jr., 73, passed away Saturday morning, June 5, 2021 at his residence.

Ralph was born September 10, 1947 in Muncie and was the son of the late Ralph Burvin Ried, Sr. and Clara (Williams) Ried.

Ralph was a 1967 graduate of Center High School in Selma. He proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.  Ralph was an Arson Investigator for the Liberty Township Fire Department serving the community as a volunteer fireman for 30 plus years. He was an electrician and draftsman.  Ralph was a member of the Selma Legion Post 437. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, traveling and mowing his yard.

Ralph is survived by his wife Loretta Cordle; his three children Emily Shreves (Jason), Randy Ried (Kristi) and Michael Ried; his step-children Josh Cordle (Tiffany), Nicole Cordle (Brandon), Natalie Cordle (Nathan) and Joey Cordle; thirteen grandchildren; one great-grandchild on the way; three sisters Barbara Baker, Peggy Miller (Tony) and Julie Gruwell; three brothers Mark Ried, Robert Ried and Keith Foreman (Sue); several nieces and nephews also survive.

Ralph was preceded in death by his parents Ralph Burvin Ried, Sr. and Clara (Williams) Ried; his step-mother Bobbie Ruth Ried; two sisters Pam Riley and Beverly Marks; his brother Larry Ried.

Funeral Services for Ralph will be held Friday, June 11, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel, with Pastor Dale Trego of New Grace Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery.

Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:00 p.m. Friday, June 11. 2021 at the mortuary.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mmeksmortuary.com

 

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, June 11, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, June 11, 2021

Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, June 11, 2021

Beech Grove Cemetery

Address:

14oo West Kilgore Ave.
Muncie, IN 47305


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