Ralph W. Leigon

Ralph W. Leigon Jr., 71, of Vermontville, passed away on December 25, 2021.
He was born in Battle Creek, on September 12, 1950, to the late Ralph Leigon Sr. and Harriet (Harrison) Harris. Ralph worked as a truck driver for many years. On August 21, 1976, he married Connie Lutz at Ceresco Baptist Church. Connie preceded him in death on March 16, 2013.
Ralph loved working with his hands, refurbishing furniture, spending time with his grandchildren and his animals, and he loved to help people out where he could. He was active in the Cub Scouts, when his son was younger. He enjoyed the outdoors and loved to hunt & fish.
Ralph is survived by his son, Ralph (Denise) W. Leigon III; grandchildren, Shania (Cameron) Reed and Derick Leigon; two great-grandchildren, Flora Betz and Serena Reed, and another great-grandchild arriving soon, Aurora Reed; four sisters, Orlanda (Steve) O’Connor, Julie Douglas, Tracy (Adam) Wheeler, and Cristy King.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Connie Leigon; his parents, Ralph Leigon Sr. and Harriet Harris; his stepfather, Brooks Harris; and his sister, Robin Leigon.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 22 at First Baptist Church, 1110 S Cochran Ave, Charlotte, MI 48813. Arrangements were entrusted to Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services. Please go to https://kempffuneralhome.com to view the online obituary, sign the guest book, or leave messages for the family.