BAILEY, Ronald Edward – It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Ron Bailey on Thursday, April 07, 2022 at London Health Sciences Center at the age of 60. Beloved husband of Maureen (McCallum) for 39 years. Loving father of Holly (Tim) Strangway and Greg (Kelly) Bailey. Special Papa to Tyson, Mason, Harper and Cooper. Predeceased by his parents Stewart and Vivian Bailey and parents in-law Elwood and Lucille McCallum. Dear Brother of the late Bob Bailey, Kathy (Dave) Henderson, Susie Bailey, Darlene Fisher, Coleen (Brian) Wagner, Tammy (Len) Wagner, late sister Diane (Fred) Kryvenchuk. Ron will be deeply miss by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Gary (Judi) McCallum, Sherry (Randy) Whiting, Wayne (Mary Lynne) McCallum, the late Louanne McGuire (2017), Kevin (Cheryl) McCallum, Cathy (Tony) Bourque, Jim (Denise) McCallum and Souzanne (Mark) Annett and their families. Ron will be missed by many friends, cousins, nieces, nephews and his dog Bailey. Ron enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was a huge part of his grandkids lives and their biggest fan when it came to hockey or anything they were involved in. He was well known in the community and always offering a hand to help and support others. Over the years Ron was a member of the Oil Springs Fire Department, Oil Springs Council, Oil Springs Legion and Masonic Lodge. Ron’s family was his everything and he was dedicated to his work. He will truly be missed by all who knew him.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Monday, April 11, 2022 from 1-4 and 7-9pm.
A funeral service will take place at The Village of Oil Springs Youth Centre on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 11:00 am. If you are unable to attend the service, it will be available to watch by clicking the Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81958204839.
Following the service we will be making our way to Oil Springs Cemetery for a burial.
In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through donations made by cheque to Ronald McDonald House London (rmhc-swo.ca).