GOSHEN-Ralph A. Larsen, Jr., 92, passed away November 8, 2021 at his home in Goshen. He was born March 3, 1929 in Chicago, Il to the late Ralph & Margarethe Larsen, Sr.
Surviving is his wife, Irma Larsen, 9 children, Gail (Stewart) Crisman, Margaret (David) Timmcke, Karen (John) Kline, Judith Schwartz, Nora (Salvador) Cuevas, Margarita (Gerardo) Cuevas, Ralph (Modesta), Larsen III, Henry (Karina) Larsen, Eridany (Avanish) Larsen Vancha, 18 grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Elaine O’Sullivan.
Ralph was a U.S. Army Veteran and an Electrical Engineer for over 60 years. Because of how talented he was in his field it allowed him to travel to many countries. He was very funny, geeky and intelligent; and could often be found tinkering with electronics of all sorts. Although he was a stubborn man you would not know due to him being such an excellent husband, father, grandpa, and human being in general.
There will be no services and cremation will take place.
Elkhart Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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