Ralph Shilson

Obituary of Ralph Shilson

SHILSON, Ralph Garfield

passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 15, 2022, just three days after his 96th birthday. He and his beloved wife Shirley (nee Rounding) would have celebrated their 77th wedding anniversary on February 24. Loving Dad of Diana Beuglet, Becky Smith (late Eddie), his late daughter Pam Clifford and late infant daughter June. Adored Grandpa of Jeff, Jacqueline, Jeni, Natalie, Mark, Scott, Michelle, 11 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren. Dearest brother of Hazel McMillan, Muriel Wigle (Harold) and predeceased by his siblings, Leonard, Clare, Wilmot, Morley and Gladys. Fond brother-in-law of Maxwell Rounding. He will also be remembered by his many nieces and nephews. A private family gathering took place with cremation to follow. A Celebration of Ralph's will be held at a later date. If desired, memorial donations may be made to MS Society by contacting Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233). Family and friends are welcome to share their memories online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca