|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1939|
|Death: ||Aug. 4, 2009|
Lincoln-Ralph Francis Boss, 69, husband of Doris (Deschaine) Boss, died August 4, 2009, their 50th wedding anniversary, at his home, after a long and courageous battle with A.L.S. He was born September 8, 1939, in East Millinocket, the youngest son of Arthur R. "Bucky" Boss, Sr. and Helen Margaret (Sickels) Boss. Ralph was a graduate of Schenk High School, class of 1957. He worked for Federico Bros. During his school years and attended MVTI in South Portland. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and attended Basic and Supply school at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He then worked for American Gear Company in Bangor and Millinocket. He also worked as service manager for several local car dealerships , most recently, Thornton Bros in Lincoln. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Lincoln Volunteer Fire Dept. He also employed by the Clay Funeral Home for many, many years.
In addition to his wife, Doris, of Lincoln, he is survived by four children, Ralph A Boss and Shelley, of Bellevue, Florida, Christine Pepin and Gary, of Madison, Ellen Hardison and Ronald, of Waltham and Patrick Boss and Lisa, of Colorado Springs; a brother, Lawrence Boss and Marion, of East Millinocket; twelve grandchildren, Anna, Maryanne, Danielle, Richard, Amanda, Laura, Morgan, Lucas, Travis, Kelly, Kyle and Nicholas; six great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Arthur Boss, Jr and a sister-in-law, Alice Boss.
Interment will be in Lincoln Cemetery. (Clay Funeral Home on-line)
Arthur R Boss (1910 - 1992)
Helen M Boss (1906 - 1991)
Arthur Raymond Boss (1930 - 2005)*
Ralph Francis Boss (1939 - 2009)
Park Street Cemetery
Created by: Bev Winship
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68807604
A sunflower for the sunshine Ralphie brought into my life.|
Cousin Barb Sumner
Added: Dec. 7, 2012