Ralph Charles Langefeld, Jr.
Ralph Charles Langefeld Jr., age 72, passed away peacefully November 30th, 2020 at Anderson Mercy Hospital in the ICU. He was born May 27th, 1948 to Ralph C. Langefeld Sr. and June H. (Reckner) Langefeld in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Ralph was a military veteran. After high school he was drafted into the United States Army in May of 1968. He served overseas for 14 months and was honorably discharged in May 1974.
In the summer of 1982, he married his wife, Linda (Crafton) Langefeld. They celebrated 38 wonderful years of marriage. Both became active members of Open Door Baptist Church in Anderson, Ohio. To know Ralph was to love him. Although he was shy, he always welcomed people into his life. He loved his cat Lucy almost as much as he loved his wife, kids, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Ralph is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph Sr., and June Langefeld, and his two sons, Jeffy and Ted E. Langefeld.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Linda Langefeld, brother and sister-in-law Robert and Jackie Langefeld, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Butch and Jeanette Crafton, stepson and daughter-in-law Tony and Jennifer Crawford, and stepdaughter Jodi Blanton. He is also survived by nieces, many cousins, 9 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at Arlington Memorial Gardens located at 2145 Compton Road Cincinnati, Ohio on December 28th, 2020 at 1 p.m. Service will be conducted by Pastor David Robart from Open Door Baptist Church. We will be practicing social distancing and masks are required. Family is more than understanding of those who do not wish to attend due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, there will be a celebration of life and date to be announced. Online condolences can be left at www.AMGFuneralHome.com.