Ronald E Gilmore, 76, of North Fort Myers, passed away on November 3, 2013 at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Hospice Community Room, 2430 Diplomat Parkway East, Cape Coral.
Graveside services in Wooster will be Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Wooster Cemetery.
Ron was born in Lima, Ohio to Paul L Gilmore and Ruth Gilmore Leighty on August 14, 1937. He went to school at the Ida Sue School for Special Needs Children. After the family relocated to Cape Coral in 1980, he went on to reside at the group home of Tina and Bob Herrera. For many years, he enjoyed his friends, family, and work at LARC of Lee County in addition to spending time with his dear friend Katherine, listening to music, and keeping picture albums.
Ron is preceded in death by Paul L Gilmore, father; his grandparents, aunts and uncles. He is survived by his loving mother, Ruth Gilmore Leighty, of Cape Coral.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Pkwy E, Cape Coral, FL 33909 or LARC Inc, 2570 Hanson St, Fort Myers, FL 33901
The family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Hope Hospice, LARC Inc, and those like Bob and Tina Herrera who open their hearts and devote their lives to the special needs community.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
Hope Hospice, 2430 Diplomat Pkwy E, Cape Coral, FL 33909 or LARC Inc., 2570 Hanson St., Ft. Myers, FL 33901
Graveside service on Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the Wooster Cemetery
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