October 19, 1965 - November 15, 2021
Visitation: Saturday, November 27th 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston
Funeral Service: Saturday, November 27th 1:00 p.m. Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston
*Masks are required to be worn during funeral services
P. Christopher Ralph, 56, of Exeter,RI, and formerly of Holliston and Marlborough, passed away at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston on Monday, November 15, 2021. Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, he was the son of Nancy (Atwood) and Terry Sullivan of Webster. He was the beloved husband of 21 years to Lisa Ann (Milley) Ralph.
Chris worked as a computer engineer in the cybersecurity field, one in which he was highly certified and a top expert. He had been employed with Fortinet since 2016. Chris had a passion for music and was a talented bass player, songwriter, lyricist and vocalist; performing and sharing his gift with other talented musicians and friends for over 40 years. Chris worked hard at everything he undertook, but never wasted a moment of his downtime, and took great pleasure in boating, photography, and fishing. Most importantly, Chris was a family man who enjoyed time spent with his loved ones who will miss him dearly.
In addition to his parents and wife, Chris is survived by two step-children, Elissa Coppinger and her husband, James, and Craig Ropi. He also leaves behind two sisters, Heather Tanashian and her husband, Gary, Jennifer Short and her husband, Tom; three step-siblings, Dorin Thibault and her husband, Bob, Molly Delmastro and Jessica D’Ambrosio; as well as two grandchildren, Brady and Kaleb Coppinger and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will take place on Saturday, November 27th from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, 854 Washington St. www.ChesmoreFuneralHome.com A funeral service will follow visitation at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The American Heart Association, The American Music Therapy Association, or to a charity of one’s choice