Ronald Eugene "Ron" Ackerman

Birth Date: 
Sunday, March 5, 1950
Date of Passing: 
Friday, October 30, 2020

Ronald Eugene “Ron” Ackerman, 70, of Wooster died on Friday, October 30, 2020 at his home.

He was born March 5, 1950 in Wooster to Frederick and Dorothy Baker Ackerman.  On May 12, 1984, he married Susan Wolf. 

Ron got an associate’s degree in accounting from Lorain Community College.  He attended West Hill Baptist Church.  After his retirement as a farm machinery salesman, he worked part time for Steiner Lumber in Smithville and was an avid Smucker taste panelist.  He loved his family and attending his grandchildren’s sporting events.

He is survived by his wife, Susan; children Melissa Ackerman of Apple Creek, Chad (Laura) Griffith of Canal Fulton, Matt Ackerman of Mt. Cobb, PA, Tiffany Salyers of Delta and Mitchell (Krisanne Cuellar) Ackerman of Noblesville, IN; grandchildren Kale and Karissa Leckrone, Carly Larios, Dylan McManus, Devin Griffith, Ashley and Alec Ackerman, Ian, Jaydin, Dominic and Tyler Salyers; siblings Thomas (Juleah) Ackerman of Shreve, Lloyd (Lilia) Ackerman, Nancy (Dan) Burkhart, Victoria (Wayne) Pruitt all of Wooster, Dale R. Ackerman of Fredericksburg, Susan (Andy) Morris of TN, James (Kathy) Ackerman and Amy (John) Scott both of Fredericksburg along with many nephews and nieces. 

Ron was preceded in death by his parents, grandsons Gavin Griffith and William Salyers and a brother William C. Ackerman.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 5 at 10:00 AM at West Hill Baptist Church, 2241 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster with Pastor Eric Fairhurst officiating.  Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 5:00-8:00 PM at the church in the Wingate Chapel.  Please enter through Door #5 on the North end of the building.

Masks will be required and social distancing will be observed.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Contributions may be directed to American Heart Association, 1575 Corporate Woods Parkway, Ste 150, Uniontown, OH 44685 or to the church.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Contributions may be directed to American Heart Association, 1575 Corporate Woods Parkway, Ste 150, Uniontown, OH 44685 or to the church.

Visitation: 

Friends will be received on Wednesday from 5:00-8:00 PM at the church in the Wingate Chapel.  Please enter through Door #5 on the North end of the building.

Service: 

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 5 at 10:00 AM at West Hill Baptist Church, 2241 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster 

Condolences

Sue, our heartfelt condolences to you & the kids. May your loving memories comfort & carry you in the coming days. Prayers!

So sad to read this news. Our sympathy to you and all of your family. May God comfort and strengthen you and your family in the days ahead.

So sorry to hear about Ron. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

We would like to send our deepest Condolences To Susie and all of the family. God bless and comfort all of you.

my prayers will be with Sue. I always injoyed talking with Ron at our breakfast in Shreve.

Of course this is a shock to so many, especially Ron's classmates and friends. God speed Ron...God speed.

So sad to loose another classmate and friend. Condolences to you and your family Susie. We will miss seeing Ron at our breakfasts!❤️

We were so saddened to hear of Ron's passing. Susan, you are in our prayers. We are grateful for your kindness and will never forget your generosity. Take care and God bless you.

Susan you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for your lost.All my love.

Susan, so sorry for your loss. Will be praying for comfort and peace for you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Susan, so sorry for your loss. Praying for peace and comfort for you and your family. Our thought and praying are with you during this difficult time.

We were so sorry to hear about Ron. He was always such a very nice man and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Susan, I am so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and your family.

Susan,
So sorry to hear of Ron's passing. I know from our many conversations how much you loved and cared for him. Eve and I pray you and your family will find God's peace at this time and in the future.
Peace, Scott and Eve Hartman

Words cannot express my condolences for you and your family. Memories will last forever. Know that you are in my prayers asking for peace and strength through this difficult time.

Susan and family, we are so sorry to hear about your loss. May God's love carry you through this time of sadness and bring you peace and comfort in the days to come. Keeping you in our prayers.

Sue and family,
I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers!

Susan,

I’m lost for words on what to say in the face of such a difficult loss. Just want you to know that I care about you, and I share in your sadness. I remember meeting Ron and feeling such a welcoming warmth that has stayed with me because that is something so very rare to friend in a person. Please know that you and your family will be in my families thoughts and prayers.

Susan,

I am very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Susan, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope that you may find peace and comfort in the memories that you shared together. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Susan, I'm so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. I'm at a loss for words. You guys were such good neighbors & Ron was always so caring. Always keep your memories close to your heart. My thoughts & prayers are with you all. Hugs & prayers.

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and sympathy are with you during these difficult days.

Susan, I was so saddened to hear of your husband's passing. You have my sincere condolences, and I will keep you close in my thoughts and prayers.

I am so sorry Susan, am praying for the peace of God to cover you and your family during this very sad time.

On behalf of the entire Four Day Ray family we express our sincere condolences. We are thinking of your family in this difficult time.

Susan and family,
You have my deepest sympathy. It was a pleasure doing business with Ron and it was always good to talk to him.
Roger Feather

Susan and family,
We are deeply saddened in your loss of John. We pray that God will surround you with His loving care during this most difficult time. He is in glory now. Steve and Mary

Our sincere condolences. Ron was a great guy. Sorry for your loss.

Dear Susan
You and your family have our deepest sympathy. Ron was a very sweet man and our breakfast group will not be the same without him. We will all miss him very very much.
Sorry we did not make it to calling hours, I am not feeling 100% and do not want to expose you and anyone else to a cold.
Please take care and stay safe.
Linda Strock and Family

Sue -
I am very sorry for your loss, my prayers go to you and your family. if I can of any help let me know.
Again, Im very sorry.
Take care,
Chuck

Susan, I cannot imagine what you are going through. I am so sorry to hear about your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Susan, we were so sorry to hear of Ron's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.
May all the good memories help to get you through this difficult time. We are thinking of you all.

Susie, so sorry to hear about Ron's passing. Sending hugs and prayers. I miss seeing you.

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