With much sadness but with gratitude for a long life well lived, Ron’s family announces he has passed away peacefully at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the age of 85. Loving husband of Patricia Lawson. Cherished father of Steve (Trudi), Michele (Martin) and Chris (Noelle). Grandfather to Ryan, Craig, Bekah, Connor, Patrick, Sean, Jessica and Michael. Brother to Karen (Bill) Kenderdine and Bob (Heather) Lawson. Ron will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family. A private family service is scheduled for February 1, 2020.