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Obituary: Ralph C. Alfaro, 93

Ralph C. Alfaro

 LAWRENCE--Ralph C. Alfaro, age 93, resident of Lawrence, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of the late Louise M. (Alberti) Alfaro, who passed away in 1967. 

Born in Boston, MA on May 24, 1926, he was a son of the late Rafael C. and Christine (Greig) Alfaro. Ralph was a proud member of the United States Navy, serving from 1944 - 1946 during World War II. Following his time in the service, he found joy in traveling the world. He enjoyed going to places such as Egypt, Europe, and Central America. 

Ralph is survived by his loving children, Ralph C. Alfaro, Jr. of Lowell, and Christine Baker of Rumney, NH; his three grandchildren, Jeff Baker, Lori May, and Charlene Alfaro; his two great-grandchildren, his sister, Juanita Gilpin of Dracut, and her children and grandchildren.

He was the dear father of the late Andrew Alfaro, who passed away in 2014.

Arrangements: Friends and family are welcome to attend a graveside service for Ralph on Tuesday, June 11 at 11 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery, 302 Elm St., Everett, MA. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Ralph's honor may be made to Marguerite House, 189 Maple Street, Lawrence, MA 01841-3761 c/o Joyce Kaufman-Social Worker.. To leave an online message or condolence, please visit
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