Ronald F. Frost

June 04, 1917 ‒ July 06, 2010

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ronald F. Frost, age 93, of Howard passed away on Tuesday morning, July 6, 2010 at Knox Community Hospital. He was born on June 4, 1917 in Mount Vernon, son of the late William C. and Goldie G. (Vian) Frost.

Ronald retired from the former PPG plant in Mount Vernon. He attended the First Christian Church in Howard. Ronald was an avid fisherman, an excellent storyteller, and enjoyed playing euchre. He was always there to lend a helping hand and was a man of great patience.

Ronald is survived by a son, Paul (Sherry) Frost of Mansfield; daughters, Patricia (David) Wyant of Mount Vernon and Sharon (Robert) Mann of Saint Louisville; step children; Ruth (Kenneth) Armstrong of Danville, Henry (Harriet) Edmister of Mount Vernon, Robert Conkle of Logan, Ellen (Terry) Hogue of Howard, Patricia (Fred) Mossholder of Howard, Ronald (Linda) Conkle of Mount Vernon, and Richard (Becky) Conkle of Mount Vernon; 12 grandchidren, Brandon, Danielle, Krystle, Janelle, Shannon, Gordon, and Kelly Frost, Brigett Perkins Mann, Brad Perkins, Darcy Coggins, TimWyant, and Jennifer Fox; many step grandchildren, many great and great great grandchildren; and a brother, Norland “Pete” (Maxine) Frost of Mount Vernon.

In addition to his parents, Ronald was preceded in death by his first wife, Helen I. (Bross) Frost; his second wife, Alice (Proper) Conkle Frost; a son, Gordon L. Frost; sisters, Iona Lannoy and Geraldine Hoar; and brothers, Marion “Art” and Elmer Frost.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Friday July 9, 2010 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday with Rev. Jeffrey Coggins officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Ronald F. Frost.