Ralph D. Goheen, 83, of Hutchinson, died Thursday, January 31, 2019, at his home. He was born March 22, 1935, in Hutchinson, to Jesse Lee and Ethel Wealthy (Hauser) Goheen Sr. Ralph graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1954. He retired from Eaton Corporation. Ralph was an avid golfer, and loved playing Pitch. He was a member of Carey Park Golf Course and Sons of the American Legion.
On February 14, 1959, he married Dixie Sutton in Hutchinson. They shared nearly 60 years of marriage. She survives.
Other survivors include: sons, Dennis and wife Laura of Orange County, CA, and Kenny and wife Michelle of Austin, TX; daughter, Patti Warren of Hutchinson; grandchildren, Jennifer Burnett and husband Robert, Ellen Hoffman and husband Kyle, all of Hutchinson, Faith Warren of Arkansas City, Charity Warren of Wichita, Amanda Goheen and Alayna Cloyd and husband James, all of Austin, TX; seven great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Richard Humiston of Hutchinson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Ralph was preceded in death by: his parents; sister, Donna Humiston; brothers, Laymond, Jesse Lee Jr., Virgil and Wilbur Goheen.
Cremation has taken place. A short memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at Elliott Mortuary. Following the memorial service, family will greet friends until 1 p.m. Friends may sign the book from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Elliott Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Reno County, Hutchinson Animal Shelter or Kansas Honor Flight, in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.