Ralph E. Worrest, 85, passed away peacefully on March 30, 2017 at the Royal Megansett Nursing Home in North Falmouth, MA.
Ralph was born in Schenectady, New York, a son of the late Ralph and Ruth Worrest of High Farms, New Hartford, CT. Raised in West Hartford, Connecticut, Ralph graduated from William H. Hall High School and Williams College. He moved to North Falmouth, Massachusetts after retiring as a field supervisor at Connecticut DMV. Ralph honorably served his country in the United States Army. He was an avid bridge player and played competitively. Besides his parents, Ralph was predeceased by his son, Edwin Worrest of North Haven, CT.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Worrest of Falmouth, MA; his brother, Dr. Robert Worrest of New Hartford, CT; his children, Ralph W. Worrest of Hudson, MA, Deborah Valentine of Goshen, CT, David Worrest of Canton, CT and Cheryl Healy of Port St. Lucie, FL; nine grandchildren, Sarah, Peter, Alan, Alexander and Nathaniel Worrest; Daniel, Amy and Naomi Valentine; and Christopher Healy; and one great granddaughter, Genevieve Valentine.
Interment of Ralph’s cremated remains will be held on April 21st at 2:00 PM at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, MA.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to The Michael J. Fox Foundation, Donation Processing, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014 or at www.michaeljfox.org.