Ronald Joe Stafford, Sr.

June 06, 1936 ‒ June 24, 2021

Galion, Ohio

Ronald Joe Stafford, Sr., 85, of Galion and former Westland, Michigan resident passed away Thursday, June 24, 2021 at home.

He was born June 6, 1936 in Linton, Indiana and was the son of the late Wendell and Ruby (Johnson) Stafford. Joe married Reba (Randolph) Stafford on July 20, 1955 and she preceded him in death after 64 years of marriage on August 27, 2019.

He retired in 1989 after 30 years as a psychiatric nurse for the State of Michigan at the Northville Regional Psychiatric Hospital.

Joe is survived by a son, Joe (Val) Stafford, Jr.; granddaughter, Katie (Josh) Rogge; great-granddaughter, Ruby Rogge all of Galion; brother, Frederick (Judy) Stafford of Interlochen, Michigan; sister, Gail Stafford of Westland, Michigan and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 10, 2021 at Glenwood Cemetery, 33510 Glenwood Street, Wayne, Michigan 48184. A service celebrating his life will be held as part of the normal worship service at Wesley Chapel, 240 South Market St. Galion, Ohio on Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 10:45 a.m.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Ronald Joe Stafford, Sr., and condolences may be made to them at

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  • Joe and family im so sorry for your loss sending prayers to you and your family.

    Maggie Bashoff and Jeff Robinson

  • Joe and Val and family:
    We are so sorry about your father’s passing. We know he is rejoicing over being at home with Jesus and with your Mom. How wonderful that you were able to care for him these past few years. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Pastor Joe and Val and your family, we are sorry to hear about your Father. May he rest in peace. Thinking of all of you.

  • Pastor Joe I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family as you grieve.

  • Pastor Joe
    My thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family. God Bless

    Bette Heilman