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Obituary for Ronald E. Church

Church, Ronald E.

Ronald Eugene Church, age 74 of Delton, passed away peacefully on April 12, 2021 at his home. Ron was born on November 18, 1946 in Kalamazoo, the son of William and Violet (Burson) Church. Ron was a proud United States Army Veteran who served as a supply clerk in Germany. An outdoor enthusiast, Ron enjoyed camping, fishing, boating, bird watching, hiking, and playing with his grandkids. He will be remembered as a fun and energetic person who loved his family. Ron is survived by his wife, Judith (Phelps) Church, children: Rocky Church, Chris (Terrie) Colwell, Laura (Pat) Brown, and Jennifer (Daniel) Black; fourteen grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; siblings: Dee Mireles, Rodney (Barb) Church, Randy (Robin) Church, and Rick (Kathy) Church; and several nieces and nephews. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, son, Scott Church-Gregg; and siblings: Robert Church and Linda (Ken) Hall. Private burial has taken place at Fort Custer National Cemetery. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Ron’s family.