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Ronald G. Howard, Sr.

May 7, 1953 — March 10, 2023


Ronald G. Howard, Sr.




Ronald G. Howard, Sr., 69, of Canton, Ohio, passed away, March 10, 2023. He was born in Welch, West Virginia on May 7, 1953 to the late Martin and Dorothy (Gills) Howard. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Howard; daughter, Rhonda Howard; son, Jack Barnes; and brother, Martin Howard, Jr.


He is survived by daughter, Aduras Barnes Boone; sons, Ronald G. Howard, Jr., James Gonzales; grandchildren, Ronald G. Howard, III, Keyara Kaisk, La’Naya Josephine, and several other grandchildren; great-grandchildren, Allison Marie Dulkoski-Howard; Jaxxon Sherwood; sister, Sue Howard Wagler; and brothers, David and Eddie Howard.


He had a very strong and devoted love for his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed life and the joy and adventure it brought him every day.


There will be one hour of visitation, Thursday, March 16, 2023 from Noon until 1:00 PM.


Ronald’s care and assisting the family was entrusted to Hecker-Patron Funeral Home, Uniontown.


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