Ronald D. Matheny

Ronald D. Matheny, 84, of New Matamoras, OH died Thursday, November 28, 2019 at his home after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Ron was born on September 16, 1935, son of the late Kenneth and Nellie Matheny of Shultz, West Virginia.

He was a 1953 graduate of St. Marys High School and was employed by Dominion Gas for 40 years. Ron was a member of both the Air Force and Army Reserves, served on the New Matamoras City Council and Water Board, was treasurer of the Frontier Sports Boosters, coached Pop Warner football, and was instrumental in having lights installed at the Frontier High School Football Field. Ron enjoyed watching his great grandson, Loftyn, play sports, and loved family vacations to Daytona Beach.

Ron is survived by his wife of 61 years, Cora Matheny; daughter, Bridget (Frank) McCreery; granddaughter, Ashley (Jeremy) West; his great grandson and the light of his life, Loftyn West and nephews, Chris and Michael Ball.

Visitation will be held from 2 – 4 PM & 6 – 8 PM on Monday, December 2, 2019 at Hadley Funeral Home New Matamoras Chapel, 700 Main St., New Matamoras. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, December 3rd at the funeral home with burial to follow in Matamoras Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com.