McMURRAY, Pa. - Ralph Alvin Mellott, 81, of McMurray, Pa., formerly of Wellsville, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013.
Loving father of Alan Mellott and Brenda (Mark) Ruby; grandfather of Kelly, Holly Mellott and Emma Ruby.
Ralph served during the Korean War in the U.S. Army and after the Korean War in the U.S. Navy. His career as a pilot encompassed a lifelong passion for flying that included being a corporate pilot for Westinghouse for over 30 years. As an additional inclusion in his flying career, Ralph also flew NFL scouts on behalf of the Pittsburgh Steelers to review perspective college draft picks during the Pittsburgh Steelers "dynasty" years in the 1970s.
Funeral arrangements by Beinhauers, McMurray, Pa. (724-941-3211). Interment private. Please add or view tributes at www.beinhauer.com/