Mr. Ralph Arena, 77, formerly of Ellwood City passed away on Monday, July 31, 2017 at the Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News, VA.
Ralph was born on June 3, 1940 in Ellwood City to the late Patsy and Frances Napolitano Arena. He had graduated from Lincoln High School with the class of 1958. Ralph was a retired school teacher of 33 years at the Union Area High School. He was a very loving, generous man, who knew no strangers, nor anyone whom he wouldn’t help. God please take care of him for us. We love you and will miss you greatly.
He is survived by his brother David (Shelley) Arena of Ellwood City, and his 3 nieces Stacey Hartman, Shannon Branham, and Michelle Kennedy.
Friends and family will be received on Thursday from 12:30 pm until the time of the Blessing Service at 1:00 pm in the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services with Father Mark Thomas officiating. Interment will be at the Locust Grove Cemetery.