DEATH: Ralph E. Eickleberry, 73

Ralph E. Eickleberry, 73, a retired truck driver of Plainville, died Jan. 3 at the Rooks County Health Center in Plainville.
A memorial service is at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion. Burial will follow at Marion Cemetery.
He was born May 30, 1942, to Glen and Mildred Hanson Eickleberry. On Oct. 22, 1971, he was married to Alma Gibson, who predeceased him March 21, 2001.
Survivors include sons George Gore of Durham, Jeff Gore of Palco, Bill Eickleberry of Wood River, Ill., and Glen Eickleberry of Damar; daughter Sherry Kamp of Wood River; brothers Jack and Richard, both of Illinois; 16 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
No memorial was designated at this time.

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