SLOANE, James Ralph
1938 – 2017
Mr. James ‘Ralph’ Sloane passed away peacefully, after a valiant and lengthy battle with illness, at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the age of 78 years. Ralph was raised by his mother, Fay Sloane and his father, James Alfred Sloane. Ralph will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Bev; daughters, Susan Sloane of Edmonton, Pamela Ropcean (Jason Ropcean) of Medicine Hat, and Jill McAlary (Richard McAlary) of Calgary and his son, James Sloane (Karen Leadbeater) of Calgary; his grandchildren; Sarah King (Darren King) of Lacombe, Kalyn Ogle (Tyler Ogle) of Lethbridge, Calvin McAlary of Calgary, Emma McAlary of Calgary, Ethan Ropcean of Medicine Hat, Rhiana McAlary of Calgary, and Abigail Sloane of Calgary and Emmett Sloane of Calgary, and his great grandchildren; Liam, Samuel, and Andrew King of Lacombe, and Benjamin Ogle of Lethbridge. He will also be sadly missed by his brothers, Bryce Sloane of Kelowna, B.C., Terance ‘Terry’ Sloane of Calgary, Alberta, and Kenneth ‘Ken’ Sloane of Lethbridge, Alberta. Ralph was predeceased by his youngest brother, Melvin D. Sloane of Red Deer. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m., prior to the Funeral Service. Please join us at the Funeral Service at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 40 Holmes Street, Red Deer, Alberta on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. A Family Interment will take place at a later date. If desired, Memorial donations in Ralph’s honor may be made directly to Cystic Fibrosis Canada, 2323 Yonge Street, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 2C9 or online at cf.donorportal.ca. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.parklandfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements in care of
PARKLAND FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM,
6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040 or 1.800.481.7421.