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Ralph "Ed" Langston, 60, of Piqua, Ohio, died at 8:26 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the Piqua Manor Nursing Home.
He was born July 12, 1953 in Piqua to Richard Langston and the late Esther B. (McGillvary) Langston of Piqua. He married Janice M. Matchett; and she survives.
Mr. Langston attended Mt. Vernon Nazarene College and obtained his designation as a Licensed Practical Nurse from Edison State Community College. He worked for nineteen years as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Ft. Wayne, Indiana and more recently worked at the Dorothy Love Retirement Community in Sidney. He enjoyed Gospel singing and was an avid reader. He was a member of the Piqua Church of the Nazarene and had been the music leader at the First Church of the Nazarene of Decatur.
Other survivors include two sons, Adam (Jenna) Langston of Berne, Chris Langston of Decatur; three grandchildren, Dylan, Madilyn, Caitlyn; a sister Vicki Burk of Piqua; three brothers, Michael A. Langston of Covington, Kieth (Jane) Langston of Piqua, Douglas (Christine) Langston of Mt. Vernon; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 11 to 12 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Piqua Church of the Nazarene.
Funeral services will be at 12 p.m. on Saturday, also at the church with Rev. Steven Spoon and Rev. Lincoln Robinson co-officiating.
Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to Piqua Church of the Nazarene, 400 S. Sunset Dr., Piqua, Ohio 45356.
Online condolences can be made at jamiesonandyannucci.com.
Funeral arrangements provided by Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home.