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Ronald Prior

September 23, 1946 ~ May 25, 2017 (age 70)

PRIOR - Ronald “Ron” Harry of St. Thomas passed away at his residence on Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at the age of 70.  Beloved husband of Shirley Prior (nee Tidball) for 48 years.  Ron is survived by his children Sherry Costa (William Klassen) of St. Thomas and Richard Prior (Jodie Edwards) of St. Thomas; by his loving grandchildren Jordan Costa, Connor Costa, Mackenzie “Big Mac” Costa, Logan Klassen, Dawson Cook, Tayven Ross and  Jorgia Prior.  Missed by siblings Verna (late John) Jones, Norma (late Ken) Laidlaw, Marlene (late Gordon) Prior, late Art Prior, John (Doreen) Prior, Diane (Jim) Riehl, Bruce (Randi) Prior, late Dorothy (late Donnie) Williams; by his siblings-in-laws Ken (Joanne) Tidball, late Barb (Doug) Langs, Wayne (late Brenda) Tidball; and by his many nieces and nephews.  Ron is predeceased by his parents Delmar and Thelma Prior and by his parents-in-law Clayton and Viola Tidball.  He worked at Brass Craft for 38 years and loved fishing with his buddies Bruce and Brian.  Visitation will be held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Monday, May 29th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  A celebration of Ron’s life will be held in the chapel at 1:00 p.m.  Interment of ashes at a later date.  If desired, donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation or Participation House would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.sjfh.ca 


Charitable donations may be made to:

Heart & Stroke Foundation
633 Colborne St., Suite 180, London ON N6B 2V3
Tel: 1-519-679-0641
Web: http://www.heartandstroke.on.ca/

Participation House (Beechmount)
620 Colborne Street, Suite 101, London ON N6B 3R9
Web: http://www.participationhouse.com/



 Service Information

Visitation
Monday
May 29, 2017

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Shawn Jackson Funeral Home
31 Elgin St.
St. Thomas, ON N5R 3L9

Celebration of Life
Monday
May 29, 2017

1:00 PM
Shawn Jackson Funeral Home
31 Elgin St.
St. Thomas, ON N5R 3L9


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