The Life of Ralph S McMillin
Ralph S. McMillin went to be with the Lord on July 3, 2015, at UH Geauga Regional Medical Center. Born Feb. 12, 1931, in Fairview, Pa., to Harry and Mildred (nee: King) McMillin, he had been a 55 year resident of Chesterland before moving to Chardon last year. He retired after 38 years from Radex Wire in Euclid and drove for NAPA Autoparts in Chesterland. Ralph was a Past Master of Chardon Lodge # 93 F & AM and transferred to Village Lodge #274 F & AM in Burton when Chardon went dark. He was also a member of the Al Koran Shrine in Cleveland. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Barbara (nee: Wulfert) of Chardon; daughters, Kathy (Gary) Mattox of Bedford, Laurie (Robert) Adams of Largo, Fla. and Nancy McMillin of Gulfport, Miss.; son, Alan McMillin of Middlefield; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and three sisters. He was preceded in death by his parents and two siblings. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at the Burr Funeral Home, Chardon, OH with a Masonic Service at 8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2015, at the funeral home with burial to follow at Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chesterland.