Ralph Hamblin, 74, Colorado Springs, Colo., died Tuesday, April 15, at his home.
A native of Seth, Ky., born May 12, 1928, he was the son of the late Shafter and Lola Hamblin.
He was a retired Army veteran and U.S. Civil Service veteran and served in World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was a member of the Masonic Fraternity, a past Master and a Shriner. He was of the Protestant faith and a Christian.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Hamblin; a son, Ralph E. Hamblin of Grand Junction, Colo.; two daughters, Dorothy Y. Johnson and Debra S. Negrete, both of Colorado Springs; and three sisters, Mayme H. Wilson of Cynthiana, Ky., Veronica Bowling of Brownstown and Phyllis Turner of Crothersville.
Memorial service: Saturday, May 24, at 10 a.m. (slow time) at the Family Life Center in Crothersville.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Oneida Baptist Institute, Oneida, KY 40972, or Pikes Peak Hospice, 825 E. Pikes Peak, Ave., Suite 600, Colorado Springs, CO 80901.