Ralph E. Fortney, 66, a resident of Elkins, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at his home. Friends may call from 6-8 pm, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 11 from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Rick Price officiating.
Interment will follow in the Mountain State Memorial Gardens near Elkins, where full military honors will be accorded at the gravesite by members of the West Virginia National Guard Honor Guard Program, H.W. Daniels Post 29 American Legion and Tygart Valley Post 3647 Veterans of Foreign Wars. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care Corporation, P.O. Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520 in memory of Mr. Fortney.
The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Ralph E. Fortney. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.