Name: Ralph Charles Tucker
Given Name: Ralph Charles
Birth: 14 May 1924 in Dover, , New Hampshire 1 2
Death: 21 Aug 2006 in Laconia, Belknap County, New Hampshire 3
Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Meredith, New Hampshire
Census: 1940 Gilford, Belknap, New Hampshire 4
Change Date: 2 Aug 2012 at 17:53:23|
Father: Cornelius Augustus Tucker Jr. b: 30 Jun 1889 in Royalton, , Vermont
Mother: Gladys Mary Emerson b: 27 Apr 1902 in Gilford, Belknap, New Hampshire
- Michael Tucker b: 1948
- Living Tucker
- Title: 1930 United States Federal Census. [database on-line]
Author: Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001
Publication: Internet Web Site
Note: Image Source: Year: 1930; Census Place: Gilford, Belknap, New Hampshire; Roll: T626_1298; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 5; Image: 0097. Name: Ralph W Tucker Age: 5 years Estimated birth year: 1924 Relation to Head-of-house: Grandson Home in 1930: Gilford, Belknap, New Hampshire. Living with their Emerson grandparents.
- Title: Social Security Death Index
Author: U. S. Social Security Administration
Publication: Internet Web Site
- Title: "Obituaries: United States Obituary Collection"
Note: Obituary Date: 19 Dec 2006
Newspaper Title: Hour, The
Newspaper Location: Norwalk, CT, US
Ralph C. Tucker
Laconia----Ralph C. Tucker, 82, of 70 Fairmont Street, Lakeport, died at the Lakes Region General Hospital, on Monday, August 21, 2006.
Mr. Tucker was born May 14, 1924 in Dover, NH, the son of C. Augustus and Gladys (Emerson) Tucker.
Mr. Tucker grew up on his grandparents? farm in Gilford. He attended Laconia High School until 1942 when he left to join the U. S. Navy during WWII.
Mr. Tucker was employed by the Public Service Co. of N.H. for thirty-six years, retiring on October 1, 1984. He also served as a special officer for the Laconia Police Department as well as the Belknap County Sheriff?s Department.
Mr. Tucker was a member of the First United Methodist Church for over fifty five years. He was an Assistant Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop #243 for thirteen years. Mr. Tucker was a very active member of the Belknap County Sportsmen?s Club as well as a fifty-three year member of the Mt. Lebanon Lodge #32 F. & A. M. He enjoyed fishing, was an avid hunter and loved the out of doors. He devoted his life to his family, home, church, work and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Virginia E. (Noyes) Tucker, of Lakeport; a daughter and son-in-law, Kathy T. and David Williamson, of Underhill, Vermont; a daughter-in-law, Judi L. Tucker, of Meredith; six grandchildren, Tucker, Brianne and Shelby Williamson of Underhill, Vermont, David Tucker and his wife, Kim, and Heidi Tucker of Meredith, NH and Major Chris Byler and his wife, Patricia, of Richmond Hill, Georgia; six great grandchildren, Tyler, Tiffany and Kelsey Tucker all of Meredith and Steven and Matthew Nyberg and Kelly Michelle Byler all of Richmond Hill, Georgia; a sister, Vera T. Craig, of Ft. Meyers, Florida; a sister-in-law, Agnes Tucker, of New York; three nephews, Eric Craig, David Craig and James Craig and a niece, Patricia T. Barber.
In addition to his parents and grandparents, he was predeceased by a son, Michael S. Tucker, in July, 1995, by a great grandson, Joshua Tucker, in Sept., 2002, by a brother, Oscar Tucker, in October, 1969 and by a niece, Ann C. Brooks, in February 1982.
There will be no calling hours.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2006 at 11:00AM at the First United Methodist Church, 500 Gilford Avenue, Rte 11A, Gilford, NH. Rev. Dr. Victoria Wood Parrish, Pastor of the Church, will officiate.
Burial will be in the family lot in Oakland Cemetery, Meredith, NH.
The family has requested no flowers. Memorial donations may be made to the Lakes Region Scholarship Foundation (for the Michael S. Tucker Memorial Scholarship Fund), PO Box 7312, Gilford, NH 03247-7312.
- Title: 1940 United States Census. [database on-line].
Publication: Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Note: Name: Ralph W Tucker
Birth Year: abt 1925
Birthplace: New Hampshire
Home in 1930: Gilford, Belknap, New Hampshire
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Grandson
Father's Name: John T Haley
Father's Birthplace: Vermont
Mother's Name: Ruth P Haley
Mother's Birthplace: New Hampshire
Children appear to be living with their grandparents but John Haley is NOT their father.