Ralph Abia Sharples, age 77, died at home Wednesday, October 3, 1990.

Born May 10, 1913 in Salt Lake City to Benjamin and Mary L. Graves Sharples. Married Edith Prescott, November 13, 1937 in Salt Lake City.Survived by wife, Edith, Ioka; daughter and husband, Phyllis and Vern Ames, Ioka; grandchildren, RoseAnn Turbin, Ogden; Linda Mecham, Duchesne; Karen Santarosa, Draper; Ralph Ames, Roosevelt; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Myrtle Allington, Ogden; Lucy Stoddard, Salt Lake City; Donna Houston, Salt Lake City; Bessie Hobbs, California.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 8, 1990 at the Myton LDS Church. Friends may call at the Olpin Hullinger Mortuary, Sunday 6-8 p.m. and at the Church Monday 10 to 10:45 a.m. Burial: Roosevelt Memorial Park.

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