Ralph Curtis Fisher went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Born in Haddon Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, on May 29, 1933, he was the son of Ralph Christopher & Olive Smiley Fisher.

After graduating from West Allegheny High School in 1951, Ralph worked at Pittsburgh Forgings in Coraopolis, PA, where he was enrolled in the machinist apprenticeship program. Ralph became a tool and die maker, eventually becoming the supervisor of that department. While at the Forgings, Ralph studied management at Wittenberg University.