Ralph Lemke

Obituary of Ralph Lemke

LEMKE, Ralph John – passed away peacefully at the Pembroke Regional Hospital, on Friday, March 5, 2021 at the age of 88 years.


Ralph Lemke of Pembroke, husband of the late Eleanor Lemke (nee Roesler, 2005) and will be dearly missed by special companion Marilyn Simpson. Stepbrother of Nettie MacDonald (Jim), Alberta. Cherished Father of Kenneth Lemke (Deborah), Pembroke; late Stephen Lemke, British-Columbia; Randy Lemke, England; Lynn Pontbriand (late Jeff), South Carolina & late Kerry Lemke (Heidi), South Carolina. Poppa of Angela Lemke & Rebecca Murphy (Edward), Sherry Lemke-Thompson (Scott) & Jewelaire Lemke and Adele & LauraLemke. Great-grandfather of Marla and Ava. Son of the late John & Elizabeth Lemke (nee Hass). Will be missed by many nieces and nephews.


Respecting Ralph’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private spring interment of ashes will take place at Mt. Zion United Cemetery. (As an expression of sympathy, donations to Mt. Zion United Church or a Charity of your choice would be appreciated). Arrangements entrusted to the Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke. Online donations/condolences are available at www.mdbfuneralhome.com