Ronald A. King, 79

February 07, 2018

Ronald A. King, 79, of Mount Joy, passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Hospice & Community Care of Mount, Joy. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Donald A. and Dorothy S. (Hassler) King, and the beloved husband of Dorothy S. (Reiff) King, with whom he shared 37 years of marriage.
Prior to retiring, Ronald was a self-employed machinist. He had a great love for life and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and traveling.
In addition to his wife, Ronald is survived by two daughters, Wendy T. King of Strasburg, and Jodi A. King and her companion Jeff Fry of Pequea. Also surviving is his daughter-in-law, Judy King, of Dauphin; a sister, Kathleen Motter and her husband Robert of York; 5 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his son, Ronald A. King, II, and a grandson.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service which will be held at 8:00 PM on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at the Charles F. Snyder, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA, 17543, where the family will receive guests from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. Interment at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery will be private and will take place at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ronald’s memory may be offered to Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P O Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604; the American Cancer Society at; or to a charity of one’s choice.

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Condolences to the Family

February 13, 2018

Dottie we were saddened to learn of your husband’s passing.  We pray that during this difficult time you find strength from your faith, family and friends.
Rick and Deb Bledsoe

February 12, 2018

It’s hard to think I won’t see Ron again, hear his stories and enjoy his humor.  He always made my time on the treadmill go faster. I hope you’re finding some comfort in the happy years that you shared and I’m sure his spirit is with you. 
Kathy & Mike Murray

February 12, 2018

Dottie, our hearts our heavy after learning of Ron’s death please accept our condolences as you face the days and weeks ahead.  May the love of family, friends and God’s grace comfort you and give you peace as time goes by.  You are in our thoughts and prayers!
Jim and Sharon Martin

February 12, 2018

We are so so sorry for your loss.  Ron was such a wonderful person.  He will be missed.   Our thoughts & prayers are with you all.   Love and hugs, Gary, Cathy, Zach & Sam

February 11, 2018

We are so very sorry to hear of Ron’s passing. He was such a vibrant and special man and was loved so much by you and many others. May you find comfort in the love of family and friends at this very difficult time. We love you!
Ken and Sharon Fisher

February 10, 2018

We wish Dottie and Ran ‘ s Family a lot of power in that hard time from Germany. We miss him so much and we will say THANKS for that very nice time with him.
Yours Tanja, Alexander, Dominik, Vanessa, Anna, Sepp, Rolf, Christa, Josef, Iris and Sabrina

Thursday, February 15, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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