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Ralph V. Marchetti
Ralph V. Marchetti

Ralph V. Marchetti, a veteran city public schools educator who was also a familiar presence at Camden Yards, where he served as an usher for two decades, died Dec. 18 at his Overlea home of heart failure. He was 65. "Ralph was among the kindest and most wonderful teachers I've worked with in the 12 years I've been principal at Hampstead Hill Academy," said Matthew Hornbeck. "Through the years, he's worked with thousands of kids at Hampstead. It was truly his life's work," said Mr. Hornbeck. "We're a high-risk school, and he was determined to get our students here on the right path." The son of Vincent Marchetti, a Bethlehem Steel...