Obituaries » Ralph E. Churchwell
December 27, 2017
Service Date: January 3, 2018
Calling hours will be held Tuesday, January 2 , 2018, from 4-7 PM in the Winfield and Son’s Funeral Home
Ralph E. Churchill, 88, formerly a resident of North Scituate, passed away Wednesday, December 27,2017 at the Hope Hospice and Palliative Care of Rhode Island. Born in Alton, Illinois, he was a son of the late Reverend Otto and Helen (Timms) Churchill.
Mr. Churchill was an Army Veteran of the Korean war and a member of the North Scituate Fire department for over 50 years, in which he held many positions, including being an EMT. He was also honored with being citizen of the year for the Town of Scituate.
He leaves one sister, Dorothy Allen of Enfield,CT, one brother, Samuel Churchill and wife Meredith of Seekonk, MA, one niece, Barbara Matthews, two nephews, Richard and Thomas Allen, two grand-nieces and three grand-nephews.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at 11:00 am in the North Scituate Baptist Church, West Greenville Road, North Scituate with a burial to follow in Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, Johnston. Calling hours will be held Tuesday, January 2 , 2018, from 4-7 PM in the Winfield and Son’s Funeral Home, 571 West Greenville Road, Scituate.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: The North Scituate Fire Department #1, P.O. Box 357, North Scituate, RI 02857.