Ralph Julian Fenwick

June 9, 1937April 7, 2018

Ralph Julian Fenwick, 80, of Greencastle, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018, surrounded by family.

He was born June 9, 1937 in Groveland, the son of George Henry and Noma Zelma (Milner) Fenwick and was a graduate of Greencastle High School.

Ralph was a veteran, having served as a marksman in the United States Army.

He had worked several years as an investigator with the Internal Revenue Service.

Ralph is survived by his wife, Mary Dawn (Covert) Fenwick; sons, Randall (Tamara) Fenwick and Lanny (Mindy) Fenwick; a sister, Frances Ward; seven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; and several foster children.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Mayme, Arnold, Harding “Bud”, Herschel, Raymond “Speed” Fenwick, Violet Call, and Berniece Snider.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Interment with military rites will follow at the Forest Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Wednesday, April 11th at the funeral home.

Donations would be appreciated by the family to Great Lakes Hospice 1212 S. 3rd St. Terre Haute, IN. 47802

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  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 12, 2018

Ralph Julian Fenwick

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Donna Woods

April 11, 2018

I want to thank Ralph For stepping in to help raise my boys for a few years of their lives out of necessity.!.. Not only did He care for their Physical needs but learned to love them...As they learned to love Him.,,,,,,Even as adults they all continued a caring relationship! They say they consider Ralph their 2nd father and are extremely saddened by His passing!..........Thank you again Ralph for protecting my most precious Cargo......My Children!!........may you be resting in The Arms of Our Lord Jesus Christ until we meet again!........Donna Woods. Ponzo