Ralph L Bailey

March 3, 1932 ~ June 4, 2021 (age 89)


Ralph L. Bailey, 89 of Leesport, passed away on June 4th in St. Joseph Hospital, Bern Twp.  He was the husband of Dorothy A. (Katerman) Bailey.  Born in Reading, PA, he was the son of the late Morris L. and Helen C. (Eiceman) Bailey.  Ralph was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War.  He was the Co-Owner of Bailey and Sons Well Drilling for 24 years and also a self-employed excavator for 35 years.  He last did small engine and lawn mower repair for 30 years.  He is predeceased by one son, Kurt Bailey.  Surviving in addition to his wife is one son, Donald C. Bailey, Muhlenberg Twp., PA; 4 Grandchildren, Dillon Bailey, Allysa Bailey, Korry Bailey and Jamie Bailey; 2 Great Grandchildren. Dad a man of all men to family and friends, it’s never to late to give your heart to God. Funeral Services and burial will be private.  CRAMP HUMMEL Funeral Home, 934 Centre Ave., Reading has charge of arrangements. Online photos and memories can be shared at

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