Kenneth Edward Ralston, Sr., 91, of Slippery Rock, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2020 at his residence.
He was born February 26, 1929 in Clay Twp. PA, , the son of the late Edward W. Ralston and Elizabeth (Fleeger) Ralston.
Ken enjoyed spending time with his entire family, relatives, and lifelong friends. His hobbies included fishing, hunting, and making ornamental iron works. Kenneth attended Center Presbyterian Church in Slippery Rock and previously Rider Lutheran Church and was a member of St. John’s United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Army and was a member of the West Sunbury
American Legion. Ken retired from A&E Heating & Cooling and continued to work at Clearview Mall and Goodwill Industry.
Surviving are his 4 daughters, Joanne Lutz of Phoenix, AZ, Mary (Joseph) Stewart of Evans City, Betty (Paul ) Lambert of Hubbard, OH, Norma (Arthur) Link Jr. of Slippery Rock; 2 sons, Kenneth (Rachel) Ralston Jr. of Slippery Rock and Robert Ralston of Butler; 11 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 8 step grandchildren and 4 step great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma L. (Bell) Ralston who passed away on December 5, 2003, 1 brother and 5 sisters.
Private services and burial in West Sunbury Union Cemetery due to Covid-19. The Ralston family appreciates all the support and friendships over the years.