Ralph Thuringer

Obituary of Ralph Thuringer

Please share a memory of Ralph to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.

Parkston – Ralph Thuringer, 87, died Thursday, December 29, 2022 at Avera St. Benedict Hospital in Parkston.  A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 15 at 10:30 am, with visitation beginning at 10:00 am, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Parkston.  Arrangements by Koehn Bros. Funeral Home in Parkston.

Ralph Thuringer was born January 17, 1935 to William and Emma (Weber) Thuringer in Douglas County, SD.  He enjoyed fishing and collecting beer signs.  He loved to attend car shows where he received many trophies.  Ralph went to his heavenly home Thursday, December 29, 2022 at Avera St. Benedict Hospital in Parkston at the age of 87.

He is survived by a sister, MarJo Vilhauer of Parkston and many nieces and nephews.  He is also survived by a son, Brad Thuringer of Sioux Falls, SD; a grandson, Tyler Thuringer of Watertown, SD; great-grandson, Kamden Thuringer of Watertown; and 2 granddaughters, AlexisThuringer of Brookings, SD and Dr. Kenzie Thuringer and fiancee Dr. Kyle Bagnell of Palson, MT.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Emma; and 5 siblings: :  Luverne (Lois) Thuringer, Betty (Albin) Roth, Norman (Mary) Thuringer, Carola Thuringer, and Jean (James) Horstman.


Memorial Service

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Saturday, April 15, 2023
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
411 W Main St.
Parkston, South Dakota, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Ralph Thuringer

In Loving Memory

Ralph Thuringer

1935 - 2022

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Share Your Memory of