Young, Ronald Wayne

Young, Ronald Wayne

September 22nd, 2020

Born December 22, 1944. Died peacefully at University Hospital on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. Beloved father of Shawn (Julie) Young and Keri-Lee (Jon) Prychitko. Proud Grandpa “Gramps” of Amber, Devin, Malory and James. Survived by sister Cindy (Don) Campbell; brother-in-law Wayne (Meg) Walden; and sisters-in-law Barbara Young, Gayle (Bill) Nagle and Cathy (Willy) Yeats. Uncle Ron will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by the love of his life, Sharron Young, and brother James Young. Ronald lived a great life with his family and friends. He had a passion for participating in social groups and in later years joined Huff N’ Puff. Ronald enjoyed fishing and hunting, baseball and travelling various parts of the world. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 25, 2020 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where a funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., with visitation one hour prior. Registration is required to attend the visitation and service at Westview Funeral Chapel.


To register for the Friday, September 25 visitation, please click here: Westview Funeral Chapel's visitation registration page for Ronald Wayne Young


To register for the Saturday, September 26 visitation and funeral service, please click here: Westview Funeral Chapel's visitation and funeral service registration page for Ronald Wayne Young

Please note: as per the directive of the Bereavement Authority of Ontario, attendance numbers will be restricted. Please be aware that COVID-19 protocols are in place which may preclude some from being able to attend and masks are mandatory. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Ronald are asked to consider the Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario.


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Elaine and WesWe are sorry to hear of Ron's passing. We shared some fun times with him and Sharron. Rest in Peace. Elaine and Wes
Bonnie and Richard ClarkSorry for your loss. Spent many (35) years working with Ron, he will be missed as was Sharron. Bonnie and Richard
Candace MiskellyLife was never the same for you after the passing of your sweet angel on earth and I hope if there is an afterlife the two of you find your way to one another. You my Uncle Ron were one of a kind and a Walden gathering without you will never be the same. Love you and miss you already. Shawn, Julie, Amber, and Devon may you find peace, love, and strength from the outpouring of love and support from those that knew and loved both of your parents.
Pat DrakeI am so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. He was a great friend. I will always cherish the fun times we had with our special group of friends. May you rest in peace, Ron. Pat Drake
Mark and Cathy ReevesWe are so sorry to hear this sad news. We both enjoyed working with Ron at the Free Press. He was a kind and caring man. May all of your wonderful memories get you through this difficult time.
Mary ThomasI was very sad to hear of Ron’s passing. We have been friends for over 50 years. I have many fond memories of fun times with Sharron and Ron. My thoughts are with the family. I believe that Ron has been reunited in the after life with Sharron and will now RIP.
Doug and Daphne TaleskiDoug and I were so sad to hear of Ron's passing we have had many laughs over the years and swapped diving ,hunting and fishing stories over a beverage or 2.We will remember the Dive Club card nights hosted by Ron and Sharron with fond memories.may you rest in peace with the sweet wife you have so missed the last view years Our thoughts are with the family at this time Ron was so proud of them.
Christina DassI am very sorry to hear about Ron and previously about Sharron. Ron did great work for our wedding, September 27th 1975, where he compiled the music for the dance. Great memories of visiting with Ron, Sharron, Shawn and Keri-Lee when they lived on Linwood Street.
Janice and Ted OrrWe are sad to hear of Ron's passing. Ron and Sharon were good friends and we enjoyed scuba, Grand Theatre and card nights with them. Thoughts and prayers for the family.
Carol Anne BuoteKeri-Lee and Shawn- I was saddened to learn of your dad's passing. I will fondly remember both Ron, as well as Sharon's graciousness and hospitality over the many years since having met them first when you, Keri-Lee, were at Northridge. I have good memories of the many scuba events we shared, the fun games nights and the telling of scuba tales. Your dad was always one to enjoy a social event with friends. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
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