Ron L. McCoy, 68, a resident of Manteca for the past six years passed away suddenly on Nov. 24, 2009 in Hughson, CA. He was born November 18, 1941 in Hanford, CA, to the late Roland & Viviane McCoy. He worked as a Sales Manager for Gray’s Paint & Wallpaper for over 10 years.
Devoted to his wife and family, Ron was a true family man with a passionate heart and hard working hands. He had an amazing personality with a great sense of humor. An athlete at heart he enjoyed basketball, golf and many outdoor activities. He enjoyed traveling; his most recent trip was in August to Disneyland for Emelie’s birthday, together the two were like teenagers and always on the go. They’d often go to Las Vegas or Reno where Ron loved to try his luck.
Ron will be remembered best as being a true gentleman, caring, loving and thoughtful in every way.
Mr. McCoy leaves behind his loving wife of 10 years, Emelie McCoy of Manteca; siblings, Linda Wilson of AZ, Ray McCoy of Castro Valley and brother-in-law Richard Howel of WA; Children, Ridge McCoy, Danita McCoy and Selena Allen (James) all of WA, Katrina Lee of NY, Ron Allen Ramos, Kim Ann Jenna Cabalquinto (Laverne) and Kim Ann Jessa Ramos all of Castro Valley. He was also blessed with wonderful 4 grandchildren. Ron was preceded in death by his parents and sister Caroline Howel.
Arrangements are under the direction of PL Fry & Son Funeral Home, 290 N. Union Road., Manteca. Services will be a follows visitation Wednesday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with a Chapel Service at 1 p.m. Visitation is Thursday, Dec. 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with Mass at 1 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church 505 E. North St., Manteca. Burial will follow on Friday, Dec. 4, at 10:30 a.m. at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Gustine CA. An online guest book is available for condolences at www.plfryandson.com.
Monday, Nov. 30, 2009