Ronald Lee Turvey

October 13, 2021

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TURVEY, Ronald Lee

Beloved husband of Connie Turvey (nee Woodward). Loving father of Andrea (Shaun) Shanklin and Aaron (Joellen) Turvey. Committed grandfather of Braeden Shanklin, McKenzee Shanklin, Kyla Turvey, and Jillian Turvey. Brother of Tom (Carole) Turvey and Jeannie (Albert) Gilbert. Predeceased by parents, Lloyd and Zula Turvey, and brother, Ed Turvey. Also survived by nieces, nephews, relatives, and many friends. Ron spent 31 years as a UPS driver before transitioning to a second career in real estate for the past 17 years. He was very involved in his church, Springdale Nazarene Church, particularly in the softball program, where he loved investing in others as a coach leading them on and off the field to follow in the footsteps of Jesus. Ron passed away October 13, 2021. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 17, 2021, from 4 PM until 7 PM at Springdale Nazarene Church, 11177 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45246. As a tribute to Ron’s love of athletics, particularly the Ohio State Buckeyes, we ask that you honor him by wearing athletic apparel for the visitation service. Funeral Service will be held at the church the following day, Monday, October 18, 2021, at 10 AM. Burial will follow at Butler County Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ron’s name to the softball program at Springdale Nazarene Church. This can be done on their website or by mail to the address above.

 

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Carolyn Smith - Oct 18, 2021
Nancy Reams and her family, Carolyn and Ron Smith, Charlotte Reams Russeth, Doug Reams, and Mary Reams Millard all have fond memories of Ron when he was in high school and afterwards. We will never forget his sweet and fun nature, his love of sports, and how he filled the room with his personality. We are so sorry for your loss.
Angie (Wilson) Reinhardt - Oct 17, 2021
I’m so sorry for your loss. Ron was such a wonderful man of God. He made huge impressions on my heart as a young teen. He was always so kind and compassionate. He always showed the love of Jesus and loved people. What a testimony! Praying for you all. Wish we were on that side of the world right now to hug you.
Lot johnson - Oct 16, 2021
To Connie: You and Ron were like second parents to me growing up. The countless meals and the times I stayed at your house, you would’ve thought I was your adopted daughter. I needed that in my life so much! There’s no payment or words I could express to say what you both have meant to me. I will see Ron again. Ron made a lasting impression on so many lives. I can’t imagine how good it must have felt to hear thou good and faithful servant enter in. That’s what we all should live each day to hear.
Sheila Mullins - Oct 16, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Cindy & Bim - Oct 15, 2021
We are heartbroken at the loss of Ron. Please know you are in our hearts and prayers. Love you all