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Ralph Emery Day
1928 - 2015
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Ralph Emery Day, 86, Platteville, passed away peacefully on April 28.

Funeral services were Friday, May 1 at 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Platteville. Rev. Brenda Whitford officiated. Burial was at Hillside Cemetery in Platteville, where military rites were accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5274. Visitation was from 4–8 p.m. on Thursday at the church and from 1 p.m. on Friday at the church. The Melby Funeral Home and Crematory in Platteville is serving the family. Memorials may be made to the Ralph E. Day Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at

Complete obituary is in the May 6, 2015 issue of The Platteville Journal.