Ralph was born in San Angelo, TX to Ralph J. Tillery and Clara Tillery. He is preceded in death by his wife, Denise Tillery. He leaves behind two sons, Noel and Kelly Tillery; his daughter-in-law, Jennifer; two grandchildren; his sister, Ginger Perigo of California and Clarence Tillery of Kentucky. He also leaves behind four step-children and many step-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 13th at Turlock Memorial Park, 575 N. Soderquist Rd., Turlock.