Obituary: Ralph H. Maupai

Obituary: Ralph H. Maupai

Ralph H. Maupai, 72 passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2016.  Beloved husband of Joan (De Silva) Maupai and son of the late Hazel (Murray) and Eugene Maupai Sr., he was a West Milford resident for 48 years.

Ralph had been employed as a Union plumber for Local 24 of New Jersey and also was an Army Veteran.  In addition to his wife, surviving are son Todd, wife Mary, daughters Celeste Sawyer, husband Patrick, and Renee Maupai, brother Greg Maupai, sister Debra Maupai, grandchildren Bryan,  Nicole, Connor, Tara, Sean, Keira, Hunter, Chase, Colton.  He was predeceased by brother Eugene, and sisters Michelle and Celeste Maupai.

Memorial visitation will be held at Richards Funeral Home, 1440 Union Valley Road, West Milford, NJ 07480 Thursday, January 5, 2017 from 4-8 PM with prayer service at 7:30 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Somerset Office, 19 Schoolhouse Road, Somerset, NJ 08873.