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Ronald Frank Burch Sr.

July 2, 1939 March 26, 2020
Ronald Frank Burch Sr.
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Ronald F. Burch Sr., 80, of Lansing, MI, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away March 26, 2020. He was born July 2, 1939 in Lansing, MI. Son of Frank and Rosemary (Button) Burch. Growing up Ron had a love for fishing. He graduated from Sexton High in Lansing, Mi. He later volunteered for Delta Township Fire Department, to become one of the founding EMT members for the State of Michigan. Ron retired with 17 years from Michigan State Police Dispatch. He served in the Michigan National Guard and also worked on the Eaton County Sheriff's Department. Ronald was a die-hard Lions and Spartans fan. He also enjoyed playing cards, loved baseball and took pride in his 1st degree black belt in Taekwondo he earned. But the unconditional love for his family and religion was above all.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Penelope “Penny”, 3 daughters: Ronda (Steve) Mueller, Christina Ferris, Tracy Billington, son Ronald (Francis) Jr.; 9 grandchildren: Amber and Aaron Mueller, Michael Gapske, Katie Bedard, Jeremy and Joe Ferris, Michelle Billington, Tia and Kenneth Burch, and 14 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Dale.

A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 11:00 a.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church, 345 Edwards St., Grand Ledge. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church or Delta Fire Department in memory of Ronald Burch Sr. The family entrusted arrangements to Peters & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge.

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11:00 AM 7/2/2020 11:00:00 AM
St. Michael Catholic Church

345 Edwards Street
Grand Ledge, MI 48837

St. Michael Catholic Church
345 Edwards Street Grand Ledge 48837 MI
United States

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