Ralph W. Lydecker of Reno, Nevada, formerly of Hampton Bays, died on September 19 at a Veterans Administration hospital. He was 83.
Mr. Lydecker was born at Southampton Hospital to Walter and Katherine Lydecker. He graduated from Hampton Bays High School and served with the U.S. Army. He moved to California and then to Sparks, Nevada. After retirement he moved to Texas.
He is survived by two daughters, Janice and Sharon, and numerous grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Goldie, and daughter, Donna. He is also survived by a sister, Ruth Lydecker Penny.