Ronald Dale Ellis
March 25, 1951 – November 7, 2018
Ronald D. Ellis, age 67 of Muskegon, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in Muskegon.
Ron worked for Muskegon Piston Ring for 18 years and then Port City Group, retiring after 29 years of service. He was an avid golfer and also loved bowling.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Raymond and Donna Ellis. In laws Dale and Sarah Vanderlaan.
Ron is survived by his wife of 44 years, Sue Ellis; children, Melissa (Tony) Ellis, Michael (Heather) Ellis, Matthew (Jonathan) Ellis; grandchildren, Mallory, Layla, and another grandchild on the way; sister, Susan (Bob) Stemm; golf buddies and best friends, Dave Engle, Tom Felgenhauer, Cal Curow, and Chuck Galy; many extended family and friends.
A private graveside service will take place later at Sunrise Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made the Johnson Family Cancer Center.
Please visit www.everestfuneralhomeandcremationchapel.com to leave a message or memory for the Ellis family.
Ronald Dale Ellis
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November 12, 2018
Ron was My Friend : We shared the memory of Several Golf League Championships together. For 20 years Ron my Twin Brother and Others golfed together every weekend sometimes more. Ron was a very soft spoken quiet guy. I don't remember a harsh word ever spoken between us. We hadn't golfed this past season as I was unable to. I was looking forward to playing the next season and was shocked to hear he'd passed . What more can I say . Ron was My Golf Partner and Friend. I will miss him. Someday I'm sure I'll see him again.
My thoughts and prayers are with you Sue. When something like this happens we can take comfort in knowing Ron is with The Lord Jesus :
John 11:25 Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he is dead, yet shall he live:
Ron has just passed into the next life. So I have no doubt we will soon see him again. God Bless You.
November 10, 2018
Ron has left us all far too early. There is now a significant empty spot in our lives, but he remains and resides closely in the midst of the memories we cherish most in our hearts. Ron's place there is secure for we will not forget him. His place there will always keep him with us and will sweetly remind us of how our lives benefited from his.
I will always remember Ron for his goodness, kindness, gentleness, and playful humor. Perhaps most of all, though I will remember him and admire him for his steadfast character. When I think of him in the days ahead, I will do so with a smile and with a special thanks to the Lord for the blessing of such a friend.
With Loving Respects to Ron's wife, Sue, and family,
Chuck & Nilsa Galy
November 9, 2018
I worked with Mr. Ron for many years until he retired. Always positive, upbeat. Super guy he will be missed.