Ralph C. Goble, King, Wisconsin, formerly of Janesville, WI, age 88, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, WI.
He was born March 29, 1925 in Chicago, IL; son of Fred S. and Viola (Upton) Goble. Ralph entered the U.S. Navy on May 13, 1943 in Chicago, IL and served during WWII until he was honorably discharged on April 19, 1946 in Great Lakes, IL. He will be deeply missed by all of his loving family and friends.
Ralph is survived by: children: Sandra (Rich) Doerr of Elk Grove Village, IL; Lora (Robert) Notbusch of Northlake, IL; Ellen (Gary) Claus of TN and FL; Ralph F. “Butch” (June) Goble of Janesville, WI; 5 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and ex-wife, Lorraine Goble of Janesville, WI. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Viola Goble; a granddaughter, Stephanie Doerr; seven brothers, and one sister.
A Memorial Service will be on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at the Main Chapel at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, WI. Chaplain Rich Engle will officiate. A visitation will be held on Friday from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Main Chapel. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.