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Ralph Burns

September 14, 1936 ~ January 9, 2022 (age 85)


RALPH E. BURNS, 85, of Circleville, joined his beloved wife Bethel on Jan. 9th 2022.

In addition to his late wife, Ralph was preceded in death by his parents George & Hazel Burns of Ashville, brothers, Charles “Chuck” Burns, George “Barney” Burns and sisters, Jean Goodchild & Nancy Huffer.  Ralph is survived by his children Annette (Chris) Wyatt, Ralph Alan (Annette) Burns & Janet (Rocco) Siriano, three grandchildren, Sasha & Sabrina Siriano and Chelsea (Sean) Bergin, four great-grandchildren, Joey Thurston, Stormie Moore, Benson & Ava Davis. Ralph was a Graduate of Ashville High School.

Ralph was employed at Goodchild Construction Company of Circleville as Supervisor & Master Mechanic and later employed as Power Systems Division Manager at Holt Caterpillar of Columbus. Ralph is also survived by brother-in-law, Jimmy (Kaye) Blanton, sister-in-laws, Linda Burns, Jo (Wayne) Rausch, Lor (Dan) Sloan, Wonnie (Bill) Hoover & Carol Greene, cousin, Chuck (Jean) White as well as numerous nieces & nephews.

Funeral Service begins promptly at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 14, 2022 at Wellman's Funeral Home 1455 N Court St, Circleville; with Pastor Deana Dupler officiating. Visitation will be held 4-7pm Thurs. Jan.13th and again on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11. The immediate family of Ralph acknowledges Dee and Michael Krysty of The Caring Touch and their staff for their exceptional care, love and devotion to our father.  Memorial contributions are suggested to St Jude Children's Research Hospital.  Online condolences can be made to


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January 13, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
wellman funeral home
1455 N. Court St.
Circleville, OH 43113

Funeral Service
January 14, 2022

11:00 AM
wellman funeral home
1455 N. Court St.
Circleville, OH 43113

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