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Ronald C. Day

October 18, 1942 ~ September 24, 2023 (age 80) 80 Years Old

Ronald Day Obituary

Ronald C. Day, 80 of Aurelius passed away Sunday, September 24th at home. Born as a twin on October 18,1942, Ron navigated life without his beloved twin brother Donald, who predeceased him in January of 1943. Ron was a graduate of Union Springs Central School. He worked for various manufacturing companies over the years and completed his working career as a self-employed contractor. An avid outdoorsman, Ron enjoyed hunting, golf, gardening, and tooling around with his loyal dog by his side. Ron loved square dancing and was a past President of the Cayuga Cut-ups for many years. Ron relished spending time with family, and especially his grandchildren; while recently welcoming two great-grandchildren. 


Ron is survived by two children, Dr. Jeffrey Day, DDS (Tracy) of NC and Kelly Wright (Dean) of VA; five grandchildren, Chelsea (Chris), Lindsay and Andrew Day; Curtis and Lucas Ciulla (Leah); two great grandchildren Violet Day and Connor Ciulla; his former wife Elaine Day; companion Nancy Fairman; siblings James (Mary Jo), Bonnie Anderson (Richard), Lonnie (Carol); sisters, Nancy Fleury, and Cyndi Gilfus (Harry); and several nieces and nephews.  Ron is predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Bertha Day and siblings, Donald and Sylvia (Joani).


Friends and family are invited to a Celebration of Life to be held Sunday, October 8, 2023, from 5 to 7PM at The Point at Sand Beach; 2924 Sand Beach Rd., Auburn. The family welcomes you to share fond memories of Ron during the celebration. Arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South Street, Auburn. 


Contributions may be made in memory of Ron to the Finger Lakes SPCA of CNY, 41 York Street, Auburn, NY 13021.

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