Rick “Ricky” Ramey
January 26, 1958 ‒ June 18, 2017
Rick L. Ramey, age 59, of Ashley died unexpectedly in his sleep at home Sunday, June 18, 2017.
He was born in Delaware on January 26, 1958 to the late Beatrice “Bobbie” (Bunyard) and Elzie Ramey. A 1976 graduate of Buckeye Valley High School, he worked for 31 years as a truck driver and dispatcher for Oberfield’s. He was currently driving with Henderson Trucking.
Rick was a member of AMVETS Post 102 and a former Eagles member. He followed NASCAR and was a fan of Richard Petty before his retirement. A simple man, he enjoyed the peace and tranquility of his backyard. Rick will be remembered for his friendly nature, humble ways, and love of family, most especially his granddaughters.
He is survived by his high school sweetheart and beloved wife of 40 years Brenda (Davis); sons: Joshua (Terri Killen) of Cardington and Jeremy Ramey of Delaware; Sister: Wanda (Bruce) Strawser of Delaware, Sister-in-laws: Shirley and Barbara Ramey; mother-in-law Jan Davis; brother-in-law Dale Davis, several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his son Ricky G. Ramey on March 2, 1998, Brothers: Larry Ramey in 2003, Wendell Ramey in 2005, and father-in-law Harry F. Davis.
Friends may call 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Friday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware and funeral services will be held 10:30 am on Saturday at the Eastside Mission Church, 32 Joy Ave., Delaware, Ohio 43015, with Rev. Donnie Akers officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Assoc.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com