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Parishioner Ralph M. Lilly Passes Away

Ralph M. Lilly, 68, of New Albany, Indiana passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021. Ralph was born July 9, 1953 in New Albany, Indiana to Ralph E. and Juanita Lilly. He was a retired president of a local financial institution and spent many years serving the community in banking. He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church. Ralph loved all sports and especially supporting IU and New Albany basketball. He was an avid golfer and casino enthusiast.

Ralph is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mary Pat Lilly; two daughters, Crista (Terry) Steier and Andrea Cotton; parents, Ralph E. and Juanita Lilly; grandchildren, Kennedy Cotton, Logan Steier, Caleb Cotton and Jenna Steier; two brothers, Mike (Linda) Lilly and Donnie (Becky) Lilly; beloved cats, Rudy and Shiloh; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be from 2-8 pm on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana 47150.

Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 on Thursday, December 9, 2021 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 129 West Daisy Lane, New Albany, Indiana with entombment to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.

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Please pray for Ralph's soul and for his family during this time.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let your perpetual light shine upon him.
May his soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.


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