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Ralph Pflanzer Ralph W. Pflanzer, 64, 255 Glencross Ave., died Tuesday at 12:50 p.m. in Mercy Hospital. Born in Hamilton, he was a son of John G. and Elizabeth M. Beer Pflanzer. Mr. Pflanzer was a retired sales manager of the Firestone Store in Hamilton. He served in the U.S. Army during World War H. He was a member of St. Peter Church and the Holy Name Society of that parish. Mr. Pflanzer was a member of Hamilton Lodge 93 BPOElk* and the American Legion. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Ruth A, Diamond Pflanzer; his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Pflanzer, Middletown; a eon, Bryan J. Pflanzer. Hamilton; two stepsons. John R. Irwin, Xenia, and Daniel L. Irwin, Hamilton; a stepdaughter, Joan Irwin, Xenia; two brothers, Edward J. Pflanzer and Arch Pflanzer, both of Hamilton; a sister, Mrs. David L. Smith, Middletown. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday in the Zettler Funeral Hom'e. 2646 Pleasant Ave., with the funeral mass at 10 a.m. in St. Peter Church. Burial will •be in St. Stephen Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from ft until 9 p.m. American Legion services will be Thursday at 7:90 p.m. in the funeral home.