Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes

900 East Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI


Ralph Peery Pentecost

April 11, 1949September 13, 2019

Ralph Perry Pentecost was born on April 11, 1949 in Martin, Tennessee and passed away on September 13, 2019 in Lansing, MI at the age of 70.

Ralph was proudly employed at GM as a crane operator and after retirement, he loved having free time to spend with his wife and his family. One of his favorite pastimes was playing golf. He enjoyed playing golf and played on several golf courses. He loved MSU sports and having fun and fellowship with people. He will be greatly missed by all.

Ralph is preceded in death by his parents; his beloved wife, Dayna Pentecost; his two brothers, Harry Dan and Kennis. Surviving to cherish his memory are his son; Scott Pentecost; daughter, Sara Smith; grandchildren; Angelica, Bryson, Scotty and Austyn; great-granddaughter, Aubriella; brothers, Bill (Mary Nell), LB (Joan); and sisters; Ann (Ray) and Kay (Larry).

A Memorial Service will be held at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 900 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI on Sunday, September 15th at 4:00pm with Pastor Phillip Rogers officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

For those desiring, contributions may be made to the family of Ralph Pentecost c/o Scott Pentecost. Online memories and condolences maybe shared at www.grlansing.com.


  • Visitation Sunday, September 15, 2019
  • Memorial Service Sunday, September 15, 2019


Ralph Peery Pentecost

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