Portville Hall of Fame
Ralph attended Friendship Central School class of 1945, leaving in his senior year to join the Navy to
become a SEEBEE.  Returning home, he worked for Clark Brothers/Dresser Rand Co. for 40 years,
the last decade as Plant Manager.  A community leader, he served as Mayor of the Village of
Portville, Trustee of the Town, Trustee of the Chestnut Hill Cemetery Association, a member of the
Village Board of Appeals and Post Commander of the American Legion #814.  He is a faithful
member of the River's Edge Methodist Church.
The Portville Historical and Preservation Society
17 Maple Avenue
Portville, NY 14770

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Portville, New York