LAC Ralph Alexander Askew (Ret’d)
We regret to advise of the death of Leading Aircraftman Ralph Alexander Askew (Ret’d) on 8 December 2019 at the London Health Sciences Centre/Victoria Hospital in London ON at the age of 87.
Ralph exemplified service to his country and his community throughout his life, proudly serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force from 1952-1957 and as the Fire Chief at the London Airport for 35 years. His many interests included volunteering with the Air Cadets, serving on the Woodland Cemetery Board of Directors, and a 50-year member of the Moose Lodge.
In keeping with Ralph's wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Ralph's life will be held on Thursday, 19 December 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Cathedral, 472 Richmond Street, London, ON. Reception to follow. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society. Online condolences can be sent to the Funeral Home.