Ralph E. Burklow


Ralph E. Burklow, 81, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019, at his home. He was born February 5, 1938 to the late Monroe and Mary Lou (Corral) Burklow.

Ralph work for American Dairy in Evansville and retired from Goldenrod Dairy and Kentucky Bank in Madisonville Kentucky. He was an active member and volunteer at Christ the King Catholic Church. Ralph was a former member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed biking, and had a tremendous love for horses.

Ralph is survived his sons, William (Anita) Kinney and Lawrence Kinny; daughters, Helen Lee, Kim (Mike) Coakley and Angie Joiner; 14 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren;  brother, Jimmy (Donna) Burklow; brother in law, James Williams.

Ralph was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Louise Denton abd Loise Williams

Visitation will be from 1:00 until 6:00 pm, Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 South Hebron Ave. Funeral service will begin at 10:00 am, Monday, June 3, 2019, at the funeral home with Father Ambrose Wanyonyi officiating.

Burial will be at Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice, 323 Metro Ave, Evansville, IN 47715 or Annunciation Parish Christ the King Campus, 3010 Chandler Ave, Evansville, IN 47714.

Condolences may be made online at www.ziemerfuneralhome.com.