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In Memoriam: Ralph Berger

We are saddened to report that Ralph Berger, 85, of Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, passed away on August 30, 2013. Ralph was a SABR member since 2000 and contributed dozens of biographies to the SABR BioProject, including stories on Hall of Famers Luke Appling, Lou Boudreau, Jim Bunning and more.

Ralph was a writer, poet, teacher, public administrator, an avid baseball historian, and a historian of the World Wars. Beloved husband of Reina (nee Rappaport). Graveside services were held Tuesday, September 3 at Shalom Memorial Park in Huntingdon Valley.

Contributions in his memory may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

This page was last updated September 4, 2013 at 12:24 pm MST.

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