Ralph Anthony Berticelli, 60, of Newcastle, and Lancaster, Penn., passed away at Sussman House in Rockport on Nov. 18 after a lengthy illness.
He was born in Hartford, Conn. on Sept. 11, 1958.
Ralph was a member of the Morning Star Lodge #41 in Litchfield, and the Kora Shrine in Lewiston.
He was an active volunteer firefighter in both Maine and Pennsylvania, and enjoyed NASCAR.
Ralph survived by sisters, Gina Dent of Spring Hill, Fla., and Marcella Berticelli of Charleston, Mass.; daughter, Kimberly McClelland; two grandchildren; and aunt, Anita and husband Harry Green of Wiscasset.
A burial service will be announced and held in the spring.