Honorary Justice Ralph A. Grems

May 05, 2008 

Honorary Justice Ralph A. Grems

May 05, 2008 

Obituary for Honorary Justice Ralph A. Grems

Name: Honorary Justice Ralph A. Grems, Jr.
Date of Death: Monday, May 05, 2008
Residence: Rome, New York
Age: 75
Obituary: Hon. Justice Ralph A. Grems, Jr., 75, of 8201 Old Floyd Rd., Rome, died Monday, May 5, 2008 in St. Elizabeth’s Healthcare, Utica. He was born February 16, 1933 in Floyd the son of Ralph and Mary Reba Griffiths Grems. Mr. Grems was educated in Holland Patent.
Ralph was employed at Rome Strip Steel for thirty-nine years retiring in 1995. Mr. Grems served as a Judge in the Town of Floyd for thirty-three years.
He was a veteran of the United States Army in the Korean Conflict.
Ralph coached and umpired Little League for several years and was a charter member of the Floyd Volunteer Fire Department.
Surviving are one daughter, Jaime Sanchez, Rome; five sons and two daughters-in-law, Ralph, III and Tina, Frankfort; Michael, Utica; Scott, Rochester; Kirk, Rome and Matt and Lori, Deerfield; a stepson, Richard Young, Utica; two sisters and brothers-in-law, June and Albert Almond, Utica; Diane and Albert Hale, Vermont; five brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Bertha, Floyd; Roger and Anne, Lee Center; Kenneth and Beverly, Utica; Wayne and Carol, Henrietta, Dale and Sharon, Holland Patent and nine grandchildren, Tanya, Justin, Josh, Sean, Shannon, Michael, Jr., Keirsten, Ashtyn and Trysten, several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by one daughter, Mabel, a grandson, Aidan and one sister, Carolyn Thrasher.
Funeral services will be held at the Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George Street, Rome Friday 11:00A.M. Interment Townsend Cemetery, Stittville. Friends may call at the funeral home 2-4 and 7-9P.M. Thursday. Contributions may be made in Ralph’s memory to the Floyd Volunteer Fire Department. You may view the obituary and send a message of sympathy at www.nunnandharper.com

Services: Funeral services will be held at the Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George Street, Rome Friday 11:00A.M. Interment Townsend Cemetery, Stittville. Friends may call at the funeral home 2-4 and 7-9P.M. Thursday. Contributions may be made in Ralph’s memory to the Floyd Volunteer Fire Department. You may view the obituary and send a message of sympathy at www.nunnandharper.com

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