Ronald D. Beatty, age 88, of Millersburg, Ohio passed away Friday, May 13th, 2022 at the Community Hospice Truman House, New Philadelphia, Ohio, surrounded by his family.
A Celebration of Life gathering for family and friends will be held Wednesday May 18th from 12:30 to 2:30 at Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg, Ohio with the committal service to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, Ohio.
Those wishing to share a memory or make online condolences may do so by visiting www.alexanderfhinc.com.
Dean was born November 15th, 1933 in Scio, Ohio and was the son of Jessie Dale Beatty. He first married Shirley Striker and she preceded him in death. He later married Ruby York and she preceded him in death on July 31, 2007.
Dean was a Boiler Fireman at United Steel and for the last 30 years he transported the Amish. He was an avid reader, gardener and loved boxing. Dean enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by children: Ronnie Beatty (Val), Theresa Beatty, Charlie Beatty, Shirley Beatty, Tim Beatty (Glenda), Cara Lee Beatty, and Diana Beatty; several stepchildren; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Shirley Striker; second wife, Ruby Beatty; two sons, Samuel Beatty and David Beatty; and a daughter, Jennifer Beatty.