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Ralph O. Brockway Jr.

September 15, 1932 ~ December 14, 2018 (age 86)

Ralph O. Brockway Jr., age 86, of Neshkoro, passed away at home on Friday, December 14, 2018.  He was born on September 15, 1932, in Fond du Lac, WI, a son of Ralph Edward and Margaret (Eggers) Brockway.   On June 15, 1957, Sonny married Ellen Richards at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Fond du Lac.  Together they farmed for 53 years and operated Brockway's Farm Market for over 44 years.  Sonny loved farming and enjoyed deer hunting. 


Ralph is survived by 4 sisters, Sylvia Schultz of Lomira, Yvonne Walsh of Eden, Barbara Koats of Neshkoro, Alice (Duane) King of Ripon; 2 sisters-in-law, Renee (Joe) Miller, Bonnie Sells; brother-in-law, Fred Peterson; many nieces and nephews; special friends, Gary (Lori) Geldon, Greg Geldon, Justin Nimmer, "Curly", Shawn, Tim, Dave; many other relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Margaret Brockway; wife, Ellen Brockway; sister, Joyce; brothers-in-law, Dick Walsh, Clayton Schultz, Dennis Koats. 


A Mass of Christian Burial for Ralph "Sonny" Brockway Jr., will be held on Thursday, December 20, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., with visitation beginning at 9:00 a.m., at St. James Catholic Church, 315 N. Main St., in Neshkoro.  Father Dale Grubba will officiate.  Following the Mass, Ralph will be laid to rest in St. James Catholic Cemetery.  Please visit our website to send a condolence or to share a memory of Ralph with his family. 


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