Ronald Lee ‘Ron’ Bearry



Ronald Lee “Ron” Bearry, 62, of Seymour, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Born Aug. 6, 1952, in Columbus, he was the son of Aubrey and Mary Irene Strahl Bearry, both of whom preceded him in death. On Sept. 3, 1971, in Jonesville, he married Virginia Catherine Everroad, who survives.

After graduating from Columbus North High School in 1970, Ron worked at Arvin Tech Center and owned and operated Bartholomew Arms, where he manufactured ammunition and arms for several police departments.

He was president of Petersville Baseball League, where he developed the ballparks and coached baseball for many years. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing and hunting.

Besides his wife, survivors include two daughters, a son, a granddaughter, five grandsons, two brothers and a sister.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Voss Chapel in Seymour with the Rev. Tony McClendon officiating. Burial will follow at Reddington Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

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