Frank L. Ramage 1921-2017

CLAYSVILLE, Pa. — Frank L. “Pap Frank” Ramage, 96, of Claysville, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Washington Hospital.

He was born Feb. 4, 1921, in the family home in Claysville, the son of the late Robert Bruce Ramage and Ione Linville Ramage.

On June 27, 1939, he married Daunice L. Clutter Ramage, who died Nov. 27, 1998.

Surviving are three daughters, Mary Kathryn (the late Albert) Hrobak of Warren, Phyllis R. (the late Donald E.) Ryburn of Washington and Janice L. (the late Phillip “Flip”) Buckingham of Claysville; seven grandchildren, Tammie Jo (Chad) Buckingham Moore, Judd W. Caldwell, R. Bruce Ryburn, J. Mark (Niki) Ryburn, Shelly (Greg) Caldwell Woods, Eric K. (Jane) Buckingham and Rend’ee K. (the late Brian) Caldwell Leech; eight great-grandchildren, Karae Wigal (Sam “Diesel”) Avolia, Taylor (Andy) Aughe, Hunter Moore, Raven Moore, Madison Ryburn, Preston Buckingham, Victoria Buckingham and Ryer Hull; and four great-great-grandchildren, Dakohta Avolia, Emmah Avolia, Kaylee Aughe and Kaiden Aughe.

Deceased in addition to his parents and wife are a daughter, Emma “Charlene” Ramage Caldwell; and siblings, Frances “Ick” Haynes and Halden J. Ramage.

Friends will be received 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, and 11 a.m. to noon, the time of service, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Ave., Washington, Pa., with the Rev. Meade Lacock officiating. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery.

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