Ralph J. Maruca, Jr.
09/13/1936 - 05/20/2023
Obituary For Ralph J. Maruca, Jr.
Ralph Joseph Maruca, Jr., formerly of Wyoming, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2023. Born in Wyoming, PA. He was the son of the late Ralph Maruca, Sr. and Agnes (Krett) Maruca. He was a graduate of Wyoming High School, Class of 1954, and Pennsylvania State University.
Mr. Maruca was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was known for his passion for animals and sense of humor. Ralph had a 20 year career as an officer in the Air Force followed by a second career at RCA in Camden. Upon retirement, he resided in Absecon, NJ with his wife, Tina and following her passing, he moved to Whiting, NJ. He enjoyed family gatherings, golf and his beloved dogs.
Surviving are his daughter, Tina Marie Maruca; sons, Ralph J. Maruca, III (Theresa) and Joseph Maruca (Debi); five grandchildren, Kristin Davisson, Katrina Davisson, Lauren Yost, Stephanie Maruca Donnelly (Steven), Anthony Maruca; and several nieces and nephews.
As Ralph’s passion was animals, anyone who wishes to express condolences through a remembrance, please donate to an animal rescue organization in Ralph’s name.
Services are private with Parsels Funeral Home, Absecon, NJ. For online condolences, please visit www.parselsfh.com.
Photos & Video
Add New Photos & Video
Memorialize Your Family
With Our Online Obituary
Parsels Funeral Home offers an online obituary to memorialize and honor your loved ones. Our obituary services not only tell the public of your loved ones’ passing, but they also help us remember all we enjoyed while they were alive. Located in Absecon, NJ, and serving citizens in Atlantic County, let us pay tribute to your loved ones’ memory with a piece in our online obituary.
Learn More About Our Celebration of Life Services
Parsels Funeral Home is here for you in your time of need.
Explore Our Grief & Guidance Offerings
Sign Up for Our Support Newsletter
Contact Us Today
Learn About Our Veteran Memorial Services
Send Lovely Flowers
Share your sympathy for loved ones by ordering flowers with us. Parsels Funeral Home works alongside top florists in Atlantic County to ensure that the deceased receive beautiful flowers. Please click on the appropriate deceased from the obituary listings above to order flowers for your loved one.
Explore Funeral Services
Explore Cremation Services
We Offer the Book of Memories™
Far more than a traditional obituary—which is usually published only once and has no interactivity at all—the Book of Memories™ Memorial Website is a fully interactive archive of treasured photographs and stories remembered from their time spent with friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers.
We offer the families we serve a Book of Memories™ memorial website with the intention that it gives you a measure of solace and comfort during the coming months. To arrange for a Book of Memories® memorial website for your loved one, contact us today.