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Memorial for Ronald E. "Ron" Fuel

Born in Hope, Indiana on Apr. 10, 1934
Departed on Jul. 23, 2017 and resided in Anderson, IN.
Visitation: Thursday, Jul. 27, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Service: Thursday, Jul. 27, 2017
2:00 pm
Cemetery: Richland Township Cemetery
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ANDERSON, IN-Ronald E. "Ron" Fuel, 83, Anderson passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Community Hospital in Anderson following an extended illness.

He was born on April 10, 1934 in Hope, Indiana to Nelson and Elsie (Beroth) Fuel. Ron attended Middletown and Anderson schools. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1954. He was honorably discharged as a Sergeant in1957.Ron retired from skilled trades at Delco-Remy in Anderson in 1982 after 30 years of employment. He enjoyed golf, bowling and woodworking and anything mechanical. He enjoyed trail riding and trips on his Gold wing Motorcycle. Ron was a devoted husband, provider and protector. He was an honest man and loyal to those things in life that mattered to him. He was known for his gruff exterior, but will be fondly remembered for his warm and wonderful sense of humor.

Beloved wife of 58 years-Lela "Lee" (Owen) Fuel
3 Grandchildren-Justin (Jessica) Fuel-Elizabethton, Tennessee
Daniel (Shelly) Fuel-Bristol, Tennessee, Whitney Fuel Barnard-Anderson
7 Great-Grandchildren-Abigail, Collin, Brooklyn, Owen, Leela, Savannah and Sawyer
Several nieces, nephews and special friends

He was preceded in death by his father, his mother-Elsie Fuel Bailey, his step-father-Ralph Bailey, 2 Sons-Tim Fuel and John Fuel, Grandson-Joshua Fuel, Brother-John Fuel, Sisters-Ruby Davis and Phyllis Bosley, his in-laws-Frank and Cecil Owen, his special 4-legged friend-"Roscoe."

Services honoring Ron's life and legacy will take place at 2 pm on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in the Owens Funeral Home in Alexandria. Interment with military honors will take place in Richland Township Cemetery in rural Anderson. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Thursday from 11 am prior to the services.

Memorial contributions are suggested to any children's hospital or the Anderson Animal Protection League.

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