Ralph Wayne Marshall

Obituary
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Marshall
RALPH WAYNE MARSHALL
October 16, 1943 November 23, 2018
Ralph Wayne Marshall was born October 16, 1943 in Sarnia, Ontario Canada. He passed away unexpectedly November 23, 2018 in Colorado Springs.
He is proceeded in death by his mother Alta, his father Ralph and his sisters Lori and Barb McIver.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years Tricia, brother Ken (Lorraine), sister Donna Mooney (John), and his late sister Barb's husband Howard, his sister in law Suzzan Stark (Brian), brother in law John Wendt (Jill) as well as his children Andrew (Natalie) and Whitney (Matt). His grand children Brynn, Harper and Haelynn as well his many nieces and nephews.
Wayne was a beloved husband, father, coach and community leader. He was a dedicated employee of School District 20 teaching for over 35 years and coaching for over 40 years at his beloved Air Academy High School.
After retiring in 2005 as the winningest Colorado High School Coach he was inducted in to the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame. Most days you could find Wayne on the golf course, playing poker with friends or reminiscing about the good old days. He spent time working for Patty Jewett golf course as Marshal and enjoyed interacting with the people in his community. He will be sorely missed.
Services will be held at Woodmen Valley Chapel, in Rockrimmon, on December the 8th at 10:00am in the main worship center. A reception will follow in the gym at Woodmen Valley. Please park in the lower lot. Heavy traffic is expected so please follow the signs. Please wear your Kadet attire, favorite sports jersey, golf attire or anything sports related that reminds you of our favorite coach and friend.
A tribute and alumni game is scheduled for the 15th of December at the Broadmoor World Arena beginning at 5:15pm with Air Academy battling Cheyenne Mountain in high school hockey league play.
In lieu of flowers the family would like donations to be made to the Air Academy High School Hockey Program at 6910 Carlton Drive USAFA, Colorado 80840.


Published in The Gazette on Dec. 2, 2018