Posted: January 23rd, 2020


RALPH JOSEPH AINSCOUGH passed away in Lethbridge on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at the age of 85 years.

Left to mourn is his wife of 66 years Dorothy Ainscough, his children; Larry (Connie) Ainscough of Milk River, Debbie (Brian) Rains of Spruce Grove, AB, Karen (Pat) Smith of Lethbridge, Katie Ainscough of Lethbridge, Allen (Charene) Ainscough of St. Andrews, MB and Richard (Deb) Ainscough of Milk River. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Ralph will also be remembered by his siblings Marion (Les) Vornbrock, Edith Behiel, Paul (Pat) Ainscough, Phyllis (Byron) Barrows, Bev (Gary) Duell and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents Bert & Rose Ainscough, Gordon & Caroline Jodrey, Matt & Peggy Spencer and four nephews and two brothers in law.

Ralph was born in Coutts, AB in 1934. He was a community oriented person who volunteered his time. Ralph spent 10 years with the fire department and was a member of the Knights of Columbus.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayer Services at ST. PETER’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 321 Main Street Milk River on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 7:00 P.M.

A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at ST. PETER’S CATHOLC CHURCH on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Salvador Ahumada, Celebrant.

A Private Family Interment will follow in the Milk River Cemetery.

If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Milk River Ambulance Box 90, Milk River, AB T0K 1M0.

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