Madison/Waupaca- Ralph C. Reda, age 96, passed away in his sleep on Monday, August 8, 2022 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. He was born in Madison, the youngest child of 11, to Joseph and Elisina (Canepa) Reda. Ralph served his country honorably in the US Army as a Staff Sargent in WWII.
Ralph worked as a barber until his retirement, then worked at Preferred Title as a courier for 21 years.
Ralph was known by many and loved by all. He survived by many nieces and nephews, 3-4 generations deep. He will be greatly missed. We love you Uncle Ralph.
Memorial services will be held at 11:30 AM on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at Cress Funeral Home, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison. Burial, with Military honors, will be held at 1:30 PM in Resurrection Cemetery. Friends may greet the family from 10:00 AM until the time of services Saturday.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite pet charity in Ralph's name.
Special thank you to his dear friend Shirley who was always there for him and helped with his care, and to the staffs of WI Veterans Home and Heartland Hospice.
Please share your memories of Ralph by posting on his Tribute Wall.
Cress Funeral Service
3610 Speedway Road, Madison