RON McANDREWSPosted: March 6th, 2019
Ronald “Ron” Walter McAndrews of Medicine Hat, passed away with his family by his side on Friday, February 15th, 2019 at the age of 64 years. Ron leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Linda; and their two children, Dustin McAndrews and Brandy (Matt) Stewart. Ron is also survived by his brother, Larry (Ruth) McAndrews; and sister, June Bailey; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Ron was predeceased by his parents, Roy and Betty McAndrews; and one brother-in-law, Tom Bailey. Ron was born in Taber, Alberta on September 11th, 1954. Ron grew up in Vauxhall on a farm and then when he was an adult he moved to Calgary for a short while. He then moved to Medicine Hat where he met Linda Michael. They got married on October 1st, 1977. Ron worked the majority of his life in the construction business. He dedicated his time working 25 years for Industrial Backhoes until his health started to fail. He was a hard worker providing for his family. Ron was very social and well known around town with a great sense of humor. He loved to travel and always dreamt about being on the beach in the nice warm weather. Ron leaves behind many memories that will be cherished by his family and friends and will be deeply missed. A Come & Go Celebration will take place at Saamis Creekside Reception Centre, 11 Dunmore Road SE, on Saturday, March 9th, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. with Gary W. Goran officiating at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org subject heading Ronald McAndrews. Condolences may be sent through www.saamis.com or to email@example.com subject heading Ron McAndrews. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to
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To Ron’s family I wish to express my condolences. Ron was a very friendly man. I have known him for a few years. Always friendly and nice. I was surprised to find out that I knew his Dad Roy. I used to play for McAndrews Ladies Fast Ball team back in the late 70 early 80’s. Ron will be missed. Rest in Peace my Friend. All the best to your family. Freda and Harold Bertelsen.