James E. Ralston, Jr., 54, of Monmouth, Iowa, passed away
on Friday evening, April 21, 2017, in Onslow,
A gathering of family and friends celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. at the Monmouth, Iowa Community
Burial will be at a later date in the Hickory
rural Monmouth, Iowa.
The Carson Celebration of Life Center
in Maquoketa is caring for the family.
James Ernest Ralston Jr. was born on August 7, 1962 in
Maquoketa, Iowa, to James Ernest Sr. and Linda (Manning) Ralston. After receiving his basic military training
James returned home to Iowa
where he was self-employed and did odd jobs.
He later moved to Oklahoma for a short
time and then moved back home to Iowa
where he remained self-employed.
Those left to honor his memory include his longtime special friend, Chenoa DeNolf of Onslow, IA; children
Christopher Filloon of Sioux City, IA, Cheyenne Ralston of Onslow, IA, Sierra
Ralston of Onslow, IA, and Noah DeNolf of Onslow, IA; a step-son Dakota DeNolf
of Onslow, IA; his mother Linda Ralston of Monmouth, IA; a brother John
(Jamaica) Ralston of Monmouth, IA; sisters Linda Young of Lost Nation, IA, and
Jolene LePrevost of OK; and 4 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father James E. "Ernie"
Ralston Sr. on February 6, 2001.
Online condolences may be left at www.CarsonAndSon.com.