Ralph  Van Dorn


Ralph L. Van Dorn, 71 of Corydon and formerly of Centerville passed away, Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Corydon Specialty Care.
Ralph was born to Ralph D. and Shirley M. (Duff) Van Dorn in Centerville on June 21, 1947. He attended Rathbun and Centerville Schools. Ralph enjoyed listening to music, discussing politics, religion, current events and time spent with his family.
Survivors include sister, Charlotte Hernandez (Larry) of O'Fallon, Missouri, brother, Richard Van Dorn of Centerville, brother-in-law, Glen "Butch" Reeves of Graetting, Iowa, aunt, Natalie Davis of Rock Island, Illinois and numerous extended family. He was preceded in death by his sister, Carol Reeves and a sister-in-law, Dayna Van Dorn.
Funeral service will be 11:00 am, Monday, April 29, 2017 at Thomas Funeral Home in Centerville with Rev. Dan Smith officiating. Interment will be in Dale Cemetery, north of Centerville. Visitation will be one hour prior to service on Monday from 10-11 am. Memorials may be given to University of Iowa Children's Hospital and condolences may be shared at www.thomasfh.com or facebook.com/thomasfuneralhome.
Published on April 29, 2019
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Dave Morris
Apr 30, 2019
As a former Rathbun resident I was saddened to hear of Ralph's passing. He was an elementary classmate of Steve{my brother]. He was a friend to many of us back then.