Ronald A. Radley, 91, of Willard Street, Auburn, passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at Auburn Community Hospital.
He was the son of the late, Arthur and Gladys Stanford Radley, and was born Oct. 7, 1927 in Auburn. Ron was a member of the graduating class of 1945 of Auburn’s East High School, and proudly served his country with the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired from the former Columbian Rope Co. of Auburn where he had been employed for 30 years. Ron had also worked as a meat cutter with the former Martlew’s Market. He was a lifetime member of The Second Baptist Church of Auburn.
Ron is survived by his two daughters, Patricia Cheney and her husband, Randall, of Weedsport, and Gale Sturm and her husband, Gary; a son, David Radley and his wife, Rosemary, all of Auburn; eight grandchildren, Heather (Jacob) Kepple, Justin (Amanda) Cheney, Amanda (P.J.) Spencer, Sarah (J.T.) Pitcher, Zachary (Anna) Sturm, Joshua Sturm, Benjamin Radley, and Thomas Radley; five great-grandchildren.
Ron was predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Marian Clifford Radley, and a sister, Barbara Walker.
Friends are invited to call on the family from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White Chapel. Funeral services with military honors will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at White Chapel Funeral Home, 197 South St., Auburn. Burial will be in Fort Hill Cemetery.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Ronald Radley may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517.