Ralph Roach

Ralph Roach, 63, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away March 12, 2017.

Ralph was born January 23, 1954, the only son of eight children to parents Albert and Gladys Roach in Red Bluff, Calif.

He had worked as a chemist at Tnemec Paint Corp for many years before opening his own business. He was co-owner of R.C. Videos in Excelsior Springs. He was also a manager at the local Walmart.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Joan Elaine, Judith Ann, Diane Lynn and Paula Forbus.

He is survived by his sons, Michael Allen Roach and wife Debbin, Travis Hunter Roach and better half Angela Kelly; grandsons, Dylan and Alexander; granddaughters, Brooke and Alyssa; sisters, in which we are very thankful for, Karen McLaughlin, Wendy Amos, and Ann Krahenbill; and multiple nieces and nephews.

To all that knew him, he was funny, intelligent, and a charismatic man. He will be greatly missed. We thank and love you all. Any thoughts and prayers are appreciated.

Arrangements in the care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.