Ralph A. Scrima


Jan. 26, 1961 - Nov. 26, 2012



Ralph A. Scrima of Waukesha died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at his home at the age of 51. He was born Jan. 26, 1961, in Waukesha, the son of Anthony and Jean V. (nee Crandall) Scrima.


For many years, he had worked for Wirtz Beverage in Pewaukee. He was a devout Catholic, who was strong in his faith and a warrior for the pro-life movement. Family was very important to Ralph.


He will be sadly missed by the love of his life, Lori Pecsi of West Bend, and her children, David and Adam Pecsi, who were also very special to Ralph; his sister, Kathryn Copenhaver of Auburn, Calif.; brothers, Leonard (Athena) Scrima of Waukesha and Robert (Jill) Scrima of Georgetown, Texas; nieces, Karen, Diane, Donna, Julie, Shannon and Nicole; and a nephew, Anthony. He is further survived by many great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives and friends.


He was preceded in death by his father, Anthony, on Jan. 17, 1975; and his mother, Jean, on Aug. 18, 2011.


Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until the 11:30 a.m. funeral Mass on Friday, Nov. all at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.


For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.