Deacon Ralph A. Sepulveda, age 94, of San Bernardino, California passed away on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. Ralph was born February 27, 1928 in Alberhill, CA to Manuel C. Sepulveda an Francisca Aguilar Sepulveda.
Deacon Ralph served in the military, specifically the Airforce, from July of 1948 until his honorable discharge on July 10, 1952. Deacon Ralph also served the Diocese of San Bernardino since October 5, 1985. He served Precious Blood Catholic Church in Banning, Beaumont Catholic Church, assisted in Baptism at St Charles Borromeo Church in Bloomington, CA as well as Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral in San Bernardino, CA.
Deacon Ralph is preceded in death by his parents Manuel and Francisca Sepulveda, his brothers Manuel (Olivia) and Raymond (Frances) and Robert John, and his sister Socorro (Manuel Alonzo). He leaves behind his wife Elvira Sepulveda of 72 years, and his sons Rafael (Diane) and Rudolph (Robin); his sisters Lupe (Robert) of Riverside, CA and Nellie Cox of Miraloma, CA; 14 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren.