close
close

Obituary of Ralph Bicking – Dover, De, MD (1927-2020)

Ralph Benjamin Bicking, 92 of Dover, DE, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at home with his family by his side. Born in Coatesville, PA, on August 13, 1927, he was the son of the late Ralph Frederic and Edna (Marshman) Bicking. Ralph married Clara Crossan Bicking on September 9, 1950 and shared 69 years of marriage. He was the father of four children: Laura Marie Young (Joe), Jo Anne Shmitt (Carroll), Janice Lynn Cartanza (Paul) and Thomas Frederic Bicking (Karen). He had seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. His ninth great-grandchild is expected at the end of April. Ralph was a papermaker by trade. He enjoyed fishing, boating, hunting and camping. According to his children, he would fix everything. The services will be private. For condolences, please visit www.crouchfuneralhome.com