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Ralph Wilson Livengood, Sr.

December 4, 1938 ~ August 3, 2018 (age 79)

Ralph Wilson Livengood, Sr., 79, of Oakland, MD, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018, at Garrett Regional Medical Center, Oakland.

Born December 4, 1938, in Swanton, MD, he was the son of the late, Miles Jacob and Ruth V. (Jenkins) Livengood. He was also preceded in death by a brother, William Livengood and a sister, Arlene Tichnell.

Ralph was the owner and operator of Ralph’s Rich Food. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and an honorary member of Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department. Ralph enjoyed woodworking and making furniture and was an avid hunter.

He is survived by his wife, Lois Bell Livengood; a son, Ralph W. “Butch” Livengood, Jr., Swanton; three daughters, Patricia K. “Patty” Zimmerman and husband, Roger, Keyser, WV; Denise M. Kyle and husband, Kevin, Toms Brook, VA; Kendra T. Simpson, Deer Park, MD; three brothers, John Livengood, Sr. and wife, Carolyn; Walter Livengood, Sr. and wife, Faye and David Livengood and wife, Joyce all of Swanton, MD; a sister, Wilma Pratt, Spencer, IN; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Dr., Oakland on Monday from 1:00p.m. to 3:00 p.m. and from 5:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Alexa Smith and the Rev. Roger Zimmerman officiating. Interment will be in Garrett County Memorial Gardens, Oakland.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department P.O. Box 3152, Oakland, MD 21550

Condolences may be sent to his family at

Donations may be made to:

Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department
P.O. Box 3152, OAKLAND MD 21550-5347

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