Ralph R. Hughes, 67, of Felton, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2009.


    Friends of the late Ralph R. Hughes, 67, of Felton, may call on the family at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, at the Pippin Funeral Home, 119 W. Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, where services will be held at 11 a.m.

    Mr. Hughes died Monday, Sept. 28, 2009, at Bayhealth-Milford Memorial Hospital, Milford.

    Born May 18, 1942, in Pikeville, Ky., he was the son of the late Willie and Nancy Yates Hughes.

    Mr. Hughes was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, and was retired from General Foods, where he had worked for 34 years.

    He enjoyed fishing, golfing, woodworking and doing lawn care. He was a member of the AARP.

    Mr. Hughes is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jacqueline Hughes; a son, Gregory Hughes of Dover; five siblings, Bill Hughes, Wanda Calhoun, Neva Jean Robinette, Emma Lou Glass and James Hughes; a granddaughter, Emily Hughes; and a grandson, Brandon Hughes.

    Interment will be in the Sharon Hills Memorial Park, west of Dover.

    Letters of condolence may be sent via www.pippinfuneralhome.com.