Ronald Justice

Published 1:42 pm Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Ronald Justice

Ronald E. Justice, 88, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2023.

Ron was born in Waterloo to the late Uel and Leslie Kelly Justice.

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He attended Olivet Nazarene University, where he obtained his license in ministry. He married the love of his life Elsie Killin on Aug. 2, 1952 and together, they embarked on a journey of pastoring several churches over the years before retiring at the age of 82.

Ron enjoyed playing golf and was a loving husband and devoted father,

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Elsie; children, Rick (Kelly) Justice, Jim (Brenda) Justice, Cindy (Melvin) Ware, Sherri (J.D.) Allen and Tim (Lacy) Justice; 18 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Randy and Mike Justice. He was preceded in death by sister, Enola Wymer; and granddaughter, Jamie Ware.

A Visitation 10–11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Parkview Church of the Nazarene, Kettering, with a Celebration of Ron’s life at 11:30 a.m.

Burial will be at Byron Cemetery, Fairborn.

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