Obituary of Ronald Edward Full, Sr.
Ronald Full, 76, of Ladson SC, peacefully went home to be with the Lord. He passed away on July 20, 2021, with his children by his side. Ronald was born March 26, 1945, to the late William and Constance (Fitzwilliams) Full. He grew up in Pittsburgh Pa.
Ron was baptized at Mifflin Ave. Methodist Church, and later committed his life to Christ in SC at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in the late 70’s.
After graduating highschool, Ron served his country in the Navy on the USS Saratoga. During his service, he received the National Defense Service Medal. After he served in the Navy, Ron went on to work at the Union Switch & Signal in Swissvale, PA. Ron began selling insurance at Kentucky Central Insurance Company in Greentree PA, making man of the year several times. He was really good at his job and accomplished much within the sales field between insurance and car sales.
Ron loved baseball as a boy and had his sights on playing in the minor leagues. He was that good all around player. As a teenager, he loved to dance and do the Shag and was on American Bandstand. Ron enjoyed traveling and the experience of dining out. He loved walks on the beach and sharing good conversation with his children.
Ron is survived by his; daughter, Shelley Beeman, North Canton, OH; son, Bradley Full, Summerville, SC; daughter, Amy (Jeremy) Kratzer; eight grandchildren, Caleb, Alyssa and Sarah Beeman, Hannah and Hope Dean, Kalee Full, Emma and Anna Full; former spouse, Sharon Cowen, Pittsburgh Pa; partner Joanie Riggs, Ladson SC; sister, Denise Lowery, Goose Creek SC.
Ron is predeceased in death by his parents, William and Constance Full; son, Ron Full Jr.; sister, Cheryl McGrew; brother, William Full.
The family would like to thank everyone who has supported them through encouragement and love during this difficult time. Most of all, for your prayers. Ron’s children witnessed unexpected favor and blessings during his last days as they sang Amazing Grace to him as he fell into the arms of Jesus. They thank God for His presence in their lives.
A private Celebration of Life Service will be held at Simplicity Funeral Home in Ladson, SC.
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