Ronald D. Paksi age 74 passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Oliver Woods. Ron was born on January 14, 1945 in St. Johns, MI the son of Tom and Mary (Deming) Paksi. He graduated from Ovid High School in 1962 and worked as a machinist at MACO Tool Co. from where he retired in 2009. On May 17, 1969 he married Connie J. Fultz in Byron, MI and they celebrated 50 years of marriage in May. Ron enjoyed hunting, fishing and being in the out of doors. Surviving are his wife, Connie, son Michael Paksi of Kansas City, MO., brother, James (Donna) Paksi of St. Johns, sisters, Jane (Terry) Cressman of Muskegon, MI and Judy (Dan) Cervany of Naubinway, MI., dear friends, Dave and Sandy Hedges and Peg and Terry Gulick. Great (and special) nieces, Abby and Kate Maurer
He was preceded in death by his brother, John Paksi.
The family will receive friends and relatives at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home in St. Johns on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 5-8 P.M. and funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Tom Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Ovid, MI.
The family asks that no flowers be sent, due to high sensivitity. Donations may be made to Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Rd. S. W., Kilburn, GA 30047 or American Heart Association or United Church of Ovid.