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Ronald E. Cromes Sr.

Ronald E. Cromes Sr., 63, of Maplewood, passed away at 4 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Hospice of Dayton.

Ronald was born in Sidney on June 26, 1950, to the late Roy and June Jacobi Cromes.

On June 3, 1973, he married Marsha Price and she survives, along with a son, Ronald E. (Sherri) Cromes Jr. of Springfield, Mo.; brothers, Robert (Donita) Cromes of Piqua and Steve (Maureen) Cromes of Waverly; and sister, Linda Cromes of Sidney.

Ronald proudly served in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam conflict and was a member of the Sidney American Legion Post 217.

He was employed more than 30 years at Leroi Dresser, now known as Numerics Unlimited North of Sidney.

Ronald loved to hunt and fish with his brothers and friends. He enjoyed dog training, remodeling his home and gardening.

The Rev. Philip Chilcoate officiates a funeral at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, where visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Burial is in Graceland Cemetery, with a full military service performed by American Legion Post 217.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Pike, Dayton 45420.

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