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Ralph Donald Silver
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1914
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 2003
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA

Ralph D. Silver

Ralph D. Silver, 89, of Wallowa, Oregon, died June 8, 2003 at the Wallowa Valley Care Center in Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon.

He was born January 3, 1914, on Grosse Flat in Wallowa County to Nathaniel Weldon Silver and Lelia Josephine Smith Silver. He married Juanita Mae Werst on September 12, 1936. She died Sept. 17, 2001.

He was a rancher. He was a member of the Wallowa Christian Church.

Mr. Silver enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and his family.

He was survived by his daughter, Donna Mae Johnston of Wallowa; son, Don Silver of Spokane; eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. A brother and three sisters died earlier.

A graveside service was held at 2 or 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2003 at the Bramlet Cemetery near Wallowa. Pastor Don Silver officiated at the service. Special music was sung by the choir, "Take Me Back to the Wallowas," "Master of them All," and "The Traveler." Following the services, interment was in the Bramlet Cemetery.

Memorial contributions could be made to the charity of choice in care of Bollman Funeral Home, 315 W. Main St., Enterprise, Oregon 97828. Arrangements were entrusted to the Bollman Funeral Home.

Adapted from an obituary published in the La Grande (Oregon) Observer and an obituary published on the Silver Central website on RootsWeb.
Family links: 
  Weldon Nathaniel Silver (1881 - 1963)
  Lelia Josephine Smith Silver (1887 - 1967)
  Juanita Mae Werst Silver (1913 - 2001)
  Jacob Roland Silver (1906 - 1985)*
  Effie Jewell Silver Lewis (1910 - 1994)*
  Ralph Donald Silver (1914 - 2003)
*Calculated relationship
Bramlet Memorial Cemetery
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA
Created by: Karl Greenwood
Record added: Nov 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80539822
Ralph Donald Silver
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Ralph Donald Silver
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 Added: Apr. 29, 2012

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