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๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Ralph F. Buchspics, 96 โ€“ WWII Veteran Served in US Navy

Ralph F. Buchspics, Sr. of Ashland, passed away Wednesday morning, October 21, 2020 at Seton Manor Nursing Home, Orwigsburg.

Born in Ashland, September 26, 1924, the son of the late Anna (Zoch) and Arthur Oestreich, and Louis Buchspics.

He was a 1942 graduated of Ashland High School. He was a Navy Veteran ofย WWII.

He retired from the Laubenstein Manufacturing Co, Ashland after 42 years of service. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the Citizenโ€™s National Bank, Ashland.

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He is survived by his wife of 72 years Sopie (Harviletz) Buchspics; two sons: Ralph F. Jr, (Kaye) and Robert (Michelle) and a daughter Debra Levengood (Doug),ย 5 grandchildren, Bobby, Amanda, Kyle, Kris, and Shane and 3 great grandchildren, Gavin, Lea, and Kendra.

Services will be private at the request of the family. Interment in Brock Cemetery, Ashland. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 35 N. 9th St., Ashland, PA 17921.Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Charles Heizenroth III, Supervisor.

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