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Ralph Paul Harms
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1923
Death: Jan. 18, 2010

Ralph P. Harms, 86, El Paso, formerly of Rutland, passed away at 4:05 a.m. Monday (Jan. 18, 2010) at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, El Paso.

He was born June 7, 1923, in Rutland, a son of Harm and Edna Proctor Harms. He married Kathryn A. Zulz on May 2, 1953, in Wenona at St. Mary's Rectory. She survives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, six brothers and three sisters.

Ralph worked at Commonwealth Edison for 36 years before his retirement in February 1985.

A U.S. Army veteran, he served his country during World War II.

He was a member of the American Legion in Rutland, Masonic Lodge in Wenona, Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Rutland Cemetery board.
Family links: 
  Harm Gerdes Harms (1885 - 1962)
  Edna Amelia Proctor Harms (1889 - 1941)
  Kathryn A. Zulz Harms (1933 - 2013)*
  George Warren Harms (1911 - 1985)*
  Elmer Gerald Harms (1914 - 1997)*
  Herbert Wayne Harms (1915 - 1944)*
  Willard Proctor Harms (1917 - 2000)*
  Albert Rufus Harms (1918 - 1936)*
  Leora Bernice Harms May (1919 - 2006)*
  Edna Louise Harms Knack (1921 - 1999)*
  Ralph Paul Harms (1923 - 2010)
  Myra Mae Harms Lane (1924 - 2011)*
  Wilma Jean Harms Bauman (1927 - 1987)*
  Walter Dean Harms (1929 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Rutland Cemetery
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Beth Harms Miller
Originally Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: Jan 19, 2010
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Ralph Paul Harms
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I love you dad and miss you so very much. You were the best dad ever and taught me so much. How I treasure the memories. Rest in eternal peace with God, mom and your family. Until we meet again. Love your daughter.
- Jeanne
 Added: Apr. 21, 2016
Thank you for your service. Rest in peace.
- Clare
 Added: Apr. 11, 2015

- wings214
 Added: Jan. 18, 2015
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