JUNE 25, 1933-SEPT. 14, 2009
Ralph Lee "Ott" Long, 76, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at the Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.
Born Sunday, June 25, 1933, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late George C. Long Sr. and the late Frances G. Turner Long.
Ott was a 1951 graduate of Hagerstown High School. He was a veteran of the Korean war, serving in the 101st Airborne. He was employed at The Herald-Mail newspaper, retiring after 23 years, and later retired from MCI.
He was a Silver Member of the University of Maryland Terrapin Club, a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, a member of the Eagles Club Inc. of Waynesboro, a member of the B.P.O. Elks Lodge 378 and the Dixon Troxell Post 211 American Legion. Ott was a longtime member of the Morris Frock Post 42 American Legion and the Beaver Creek Country Club.