Ralph Atwood Noe, age 87, resident of Catoosa went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday morning, August 28, 2020 at his home in Catoosa, Oklahoma. He was born on June 26, 1933 in Coweta, Oklahoma and was the son of Simeon Smith and Minnie Glorina (Hall) Noe.
Ralph attended Blue Springs Schools. He was a proud veteran of the United States Navy. Ralph was drafted in the Navy on March 26, 1956 and was honorably discharged on December 18, 1957. He married the love of his life, Linda Sue Vance on June 3, 1961 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and they were blessed with two children, Keith and Shonda. Ralph was a cowboy and farmer. He worked for Robson Ranch for 43 years. He was a member of Oak Grove Christian Center in Broken Arrow. Ralph enjoyed fishing, gardening, playing the guitar, but most of all he loved spending time with his family.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Linda Noe of the home in Catoosa, Oklahoma; his two children, Keith Noe and fiancé Deanna of Porter, Oklahoma and Shonda (Noe) Holt and husband Ben of Porter, Oklahoma; six grandchildren, Lisha Noe, Jacob Noe, Cassie Evans, Clayton Holt, Ryan Holt, and Katrina Holt; two great grandchildren, Jase Pearson and Cort Evans; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Ralph was preceded in death by his parents, Simeon Smith and Minnie Glorina Noe; and six siblings, Francis (Noe) Jenkins, Emma (Noe) Denton, Marie (Noe) Garoutte, Minnie (Noe) Poole, George (Pete) Noe, and Bonnie Jean (Noe) Sutton.
Viewing for Ralph will be from 12:00 – 5:00 PM on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at Brown Funeral Home in Coweta. Services celebrating Ralph’s life will be at 1:00 PM on Monday, August 31, 2020 at the First Baptist Church in Coweta, Oklahoma with Rev. Chap Replogle officiating and Pastor Jeff Byrd assisting. Ralph will be laid to rest at Vernon Cemetery in Coweta, Oklahoma with military honors rendered by the United States Navy Honor Guard.
Family and friends may share memories online at www.brownfamilycares.com. The family of Ralph Noe entrusted his care and services to Brown Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 210 S. Broadway, Coweta, Oklahoma 74429, 918-486-5515.
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