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In Memory of

Ralph Farrar

August 14, 1944 - October 13, 2016

Obituary


Ralph Farrar, Jr., 72, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend passed away October 13th 2016.

Ralph was born in Hobart, OK on August 14th, 1944. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and the University of Oklahoma.

Ralph proudly served our country in the United States Navy. He was the President of Northwest Bank for over thirty years and after their merger he was Executive Vice President of MidFirst Bank in Oklahoma City. Ralph was also a successful entrepreneur with a wide variety of business interests.

He was...

Ralph Farrar, Jr., 72, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend passed away October 13th 2016.

Ralph was born in Hobart, OK on August 14th, 1944. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and the University of Oklahoma.

Ralph proudly served our country in the United States Navy. He was the President of Northwest Bank for over thirty years and after their merger he was Executive Vice President of MidFirst Bank in Oklahoma City. Ralph was also a successful entrepreneur with a wide variety of business interests.

He was an avid fisherman with an affinity for fly fishing and the outdoors. He had a passion for travel, leaving pieces of his heart in Italy and Colorado.

Ralph is survived by his wife of 31 years, Cherri; daughters, Jennifer Patterson and Husband Jeff, Brandi Debolt and Husband Josh, Wendi Custer and Husband Todd; son, Christopher Lowther; grandchildren, Christine Lowther, Camryn Patterson, Cassidy Patterson, Isabelle Debolt and Emersyn Debolt; sister, Sr. Maureen Farrar; brothers, Walter, and George; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Ralph was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph, Sr. and Isabelle; his brother, Henry; his son, Christopher Lee.
Ralph was known for his keen wit and dry sense of humor, his wisdom, his good conservative business sense, and was considered by some as one of the best bankers in the State of Oklahoma.

Ralph loved his family and friends greatly and he was loved dearly by us. He will be missed so very much.
A memorial service will be held Friday, October 21st at 3:00 p.m., in the Hahn-Cook Chapel, 6600 Broadway Extension in Oklahoma City.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Children's Hospital Foundation: 6501 Broadway Suite 190, Oklahoma City, OK 73116, www. okchf.org