Ronald R. Webb

April 15, 1940 ‒ March 19, 2007

Sunbury, Ohio

Ronald R. Webb, age 66 of Sunbury died Monday afternoon, March 19, 2007 at his home surrounded by his family following a 3 month illness with pancreatic cancer.

He was born on April 15, 1940 in Lawrence County, Kentucky to the late Lonza and Cora (Holbrook) Webb. A Sunbury area resident since 1945, he was a retired truck driver with Galena Transport, hauling with the Galena Brick Company and later with Riss International. He was at his best trucking and was proud of the semi rigs he operated throughout his trucking vocation.

His favorite past time was attending tractor pull events throughout the state of Ohio and of course watching NFL football, especially the Cincinnati Bengals. A fan of blue grass music and even with a warm heart at times he could at times be grumpy. He was most proud of his sons and their accomplishments.

Survived by his loving wife of 47 years: Irene (Lane) whom he married on June 6, 1959, Sons: Steve (Michelle Harry) Webb of Centerburg, Brent (Theresa) Webb of Ashley, 4 Granddaughters: Sarah, Ember, Courtney, Kayla, Great-grandsons: John, Dylan, Elijah, Brother: Carl “Duke” Webb of Olive Green, Sister: Anne (Ken) McGlothlin of Westerville, Brother-in-law: Edward “Pat” Patterson of Delaware, Sister-in-laws: Rosalie and Bonnie Webb of Sunbury, Numerous Nieces & Nephews.

Preceded in death by Brothers: Gene, Edward, and Dempsey, Sisters: Herma Bryant, Ora Bolt, Odra Patterson, and 2 Brother-in-laws.

Friends may call Thursday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where funeral services will be held Friday 1:00 p.m., with J. R. Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions can be made American Cancer Society, 1105 Mt. Vernon Ave., Marion, Ohio 43302 or Hospice at Grady, 561 W. Central Ave., Delaware, Ohio 43015.

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