FREDERICKTOWN — Ronald E. Mattson, 63, of Lucerne Road, Fredericktown, passed away Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011, at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
He was born Jan. 12, 1948 in Alameda, California, to the late Henry and Minnie Mae (Bledsoe) Mattson. Ron loved to make bird houses and ride his Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He was a veteran, serving in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War from 1965 to 1969.
He is survived by his fiancé Debbie Kay Adkins of Fredericktown, and his sister Debbie Shurden of Florida. Ron was preceded in death by his parents as well as his brother Henry Mattson Jr.
Friends may call Friday, Dec. 2, 2011, from 5-7 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. A service will follow, at the funeral home, beginning at 7 p.m. The Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ronald E. Mattson.
Memorial contributions can be made to the family and left at the funeral home.
To send the family a private condolence online visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com