Ronald Noel

Ronald Noel peacefully passed away on Dec. 29, 2017, with his loving family by his side.

A visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4, at Owens Livingston Mortuary, located at 84 E. 19 S., in Snowflake. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, at the Elmwood Cemetery at the Family’s ranch in Snowflake.

He was born on April 11, 1943, in New Haven, Ky.

Ron proudly served in the Navy for 30 years from 1960-1980. He served 20 1/2 years in active duty and 9 1/2 years in inactive duty.

In 2004 he started the tradition of having a family reunion every July. He loved very much getting all of his family together.

He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Mary Noel; and children, Teresa Noel, Kelly Tyler, Mary Trujillo, Brenda Carroll, Rhonda Albright, Jason Gullick, Bonnie Craig and Michelle Sweet. He loved and was so proud of his 19 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Donald G. and Dorothy L. Noel.

Owens Livingston Mortuary-Heritage Chapel of Snowflake handled the arrangements.