Ralph James Rea, Jr., 65, of Alpena passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021 at his home.

Ralph was born in Ontonagon County on Jan. 4, 1956 to the late Ralph and Shirley (Bonin) Rea. Ralph enjoyed playing his guitar and tinkering around in his garage.

Surviving are his daughter, LeeAnn (Aaron McMann) Grulke, two granddaughters, Ava, Brooklynn, two sisters, Julie Rea, Janet Rea, several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Rea was preceded in death by brother, James Rea, sister, Colleen Burns.

Cremation arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.