Ralph Koenig, Jr.

Obituary of Ralph W. Koenig, Jr.


Ralph was born and raised in Ridgefield Park, NJ. He met Patricia Swayne and married in 1982. They settled in Pequannock where they raised their daughter, Kristen. Ralph was a member of the BAC Union Local 4 for over 50 years.  He was a cement mason.

Ralph coached basketball for the local Boys and Girls Club and also the girls softball team in town. He was a New York Jets fan and enjoyed fishing in his free time or just spending time with his beloved dogs.

Ralph is survived by his wife Patricia; his brother-in-law John Swayne, Jr. and his wife Maryellen; his niece Meghan and her husband Cas Salgado; his nephews John Swayne III and his girlfriend Kayla Mullaney and Kevin Swayne. Ralph is predeceased by his daughter Kristen Koenig  (September 2008).

The family will welcome guests for visitation on Thursday December 16, 2021 from 12pm-4pm. A Funeral Mass in honor of Ralph will take place at Holy Spirit RC Church in Pequannock Friday December 17, 2021 at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Ralph to the Sisters of St. Dominic in Blauvelt, NY.



12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, December 16, 2021
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States

Funeral Mass

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, December 17, 2021
Holy Spirit RC Church
381 Newark Pompton Turnpike
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States