Ralph J. Buchman Jr.
age 73 of Clay Twp. MI, and formerly of Harrison Twp., MI, died October 15, 2011 in the St. Johns River District Hospital. He was born January 16, 1938 in Detroit, MI.
Ralph was a former Fire Chief for the Harrison Twp. Fire Department.
He is survived by his fiancée Diana Klebba, son Dennis (Gina) Buchman, daughter Jennifer (Craig) West, daughter-in-law JoAnn Buchman, 2 brothers, 6 sisters, 6 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife Lena, a son David, and a grandson Andrew.
Mr. Buchman will be instate at 10:00 AM with Mass at 11:00 AM Wednesday October 19, 2011 in the Our Lady On the River Parish Holy Cross Catholic Church Marine City, MI. Burial will be in the Holy Cross Cemetery. Arrangements by the Gilbert Funeral Home, Algonac.
Memorial donations may be made to the Family Wishes.