Michael Ralph



Michael Todd Ralph, 54, passed away at St. Vincent’s Hospital Monday March 15, 2021 at 5:57 a.m. due to complications of Stage 4 Lung Cancer. Michael was originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin but moved up to the Northwoods around 1996. He loved summertime when he would go up to the family lake property in Lakewood and spend time skiing and being with family. Michael also enjoyed driving his semi-truck for work and riding motorcycles.

Michael is survived by his father Donald Ralph, brother John (Kim) Ralph, sisters; Dawn (Jason) Ralph, April (Keith) Egerton, ex-wife Judith Betzhold, daughter Candice (Averi) Ralph and grandchildren; Mason, Byrxton and Oliveah-Ann. Michael is also survived by 7 nieces, nephews, and cousins. Girlfriend of 12 years Erin Hogue, “generic” kids; Courtney (Matt) Schwartz, grandchildren Kaydence, Annora, Khristian, Steven and Jackson. Britney (Brandon) Pashek, Kevin Jr (Sheila) Sutrick, grandkids Layla, Caleb and Izach. John (Laura) Webster, grandchild Connor. Sister-in-law Una (Don) Weiler.

Michael is proceeded in death by his mother Marlaine Olive Fox-Ralph and his Uncle Kenneth, Uncle Delroy, Uncle Larry, Uncle Daryl, Uncle Lynn and Aunt Mercedies.

Visitation will be 12pm – 3pm Sunday March 21, 2021 at Kuehl Funeral Home (108 E. Main Street, Gillett, WI).

Lendman Funeral Home & Gathering Center


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Kuehl Funeral Home


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