James Civill Ralston II born April 18th, 1967 in Flagstaff, AZ. The son of James C. Ralston and Esta Lee Huppelsheuser. Step son to Sandi Ralston.
Jim loved and was loved. By family. By friends. By Life. He will be deeply missed by his wife, Lisa; his daughter Hannah and his son Tyler. His sisters, Dawn and Micki; his sisters in law, Nancy and Linda; brothers in law, Mike and Teddy; His nieces and nephews, Megan, Courtney, Michelle, Michael, Caleb and Jacob ,his in laws, Ted and Jean; all of their families, his family in Oregon and by his many friends around the world.
Jim made his living by two very distinct trades. 25 years spent in the architectural precast concrete industry; owning and operating his own business for several years. Then going to school to learn a new trade as a machinist. He worked in the aerospace industry for the past 5 or so years.
Jim was a loving husband, devoted father, an artist, a craftsman, an intellect, a music lover, a reader, a conversationalist, a chess player, a sportsman, a fisherman and a traveling man. He left this world too soon, but will remain in our hearts and memories forever.