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Ralph Jay Heckel
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1889
Monroe County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1926
Kelleys Island
Erie County
Ohio, USA

Ralph Jay Heckel was the son of John Heckel and Olive Bronson.

On December 22, 1913 in Erie County, Ohio, Ralph married Bertha Alma Maag. Ralph was a shovel operator for Kelleys Island Lime and Transport Company. On July 21, 1926, while operating the shovel, he was accidentally killed by a blast of dynamite in the quarry. He was a member of the Evangelical Community Church and the volunteer fire department.

He left behind a widow and four children. 
Family links: 
  John Heckel (1854 - 1922)
  Olive M. Bronson Heckel (1857 - 1898)
  Bertha Maag Heckel (1894 - 1987)
  Kenneth Frederick Heckel (1915 - 2003)*
  Howard C. Heckel (1878 - 1960)*
  Mary Blanche Heckel Whitmill (1884 - 1961)*
  Ralph Jay Heckel (1889 - 1926)
*Calculated relationship
Kelleys Island Cemetery
Kelleys Island
Erie County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Red
Record added: Apr 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69009588
Ralph Jay Heckel
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Ralph Jay Heckel
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