November 14, 1929 – April 19, 2019
Earl Ringer, age 89, passed away on April 19, 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Earl, the son of Ralph and Leone Ringler was born in 1929 in Johnstown, PA. He served 4 years in the US Air Force. After moving to Phoenix in 1963, he went to work for the Santa Fe Railroad as an engineer for 25 years and retired in 1991.
Earl was preceded in death by his parents, and son Chuck. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Twila Ringler, his son Keith and wife Kelly, and his son Gary and fiancé Diane, his brother Bill and wife Delores, his grandson Ricky and wife Nikki, his grandson Eric and wife Jessica, his granddaughter Jessica Nelson and husband James and 6 great grandchildren, McKenna, Hayden, Liam, Maylee, Jaxon and Jameson. Earl spent his summers at his cabin up in Forest Lakes and when they weren’t there, he and Twila traveled all over the US in their RV.
Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 10:00AM at West Resthaven Funeral Home 6450 W. Northern Avenue in Glendale.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arizona Humane Society.
- Arizona Humane Society
Betty Romaine Ringler Moran
April 27, 2019
Buetts,( as the family called you), I will never forget you cousin. We loved you & your brother, Bill & always enjoyed your visits. I know your just over the horizon waiting for the rest of us. Say hello to dad & mum for me.
April 25, 2019
I Really enjoyed the time I got to spend with Earl, talking about motorcycles and railroad stuff, He was an Excellent Man!
I’ll remember him fondly Forever, I feel very Blessed that I had the opportunity to know him......my sincere condolences to the family if y’all need anything Denise and I will be there....
Love Dave Giles