2010-10-16 / Obituaries

Ronald H. Bentley, Sr.

Ronald H. Bentley, Sr., age 64 of Baltimore, passed away on October 5, 2010.

He is survived by loving wife of 44 years, Juanita; sons, Ronald, Jr. and Matthew Bentley; brother, Mike (Wanda) Bentley; sister, Sharon (Carol) Bentley; step-daughters, Diana (Dwight) Valentine, Recisa (Rick) Van Fossen, Mylia (David) Marshall, Robin (Mike) Stemple, Tina (Brad) Seimer; loving grandfather to 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; his loving companion, Bentley; and many loving friends and family.

He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and retired from the Columbus Police Department after 29 years of service. He also worked as a deputy for the Fairfield County Sheriff Office.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Helen and Fred Bentley; and a brother, Wayne Bentley.

Funeral service was October 8, 2010, at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore, with Pastor Chris Kinner of Genoa Baptist Church officiating. Private graveside services followed at Violet Cemetery in Pickerington on October 9.

Memorials may be given in Ronald’s name to the James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University.

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