Ronald Clancey Obituary

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Ronald Dale Clancey

June 12, 1928 - August 14, 2014
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Ronald D. Clancey, 86, of Duluth passed away on Friday, August 14, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital. Ron was born on June 12, 1928 at Weber Hospital in West Duluth. He attended St. James and Denfeld, where he graduated in 1946. He later attended Santa Clara University in California, graduating with a Masters Degree. Ron was a Veteran of the US Navy and later went to work for Lockheed Martin where he was a coordinator for heat shield tiles. His last assignment was working for NASA on the space shuttle, Discovery. Ron is survived by his wife Betty, four children: Kevin (Jill) Clancey, Kathleen (Richard) Corcoran, Colleen (Barry) Tuggle,...
Ronald D. Clancey, 86, of Duluth passed away on Friday, August 14, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital.

Ron was born on June 12, 1928 at Weber Hospital in West Duluth. He attended St. James and Denfeld, where he graduated in 1946. He later attended Santa Clara University in California, graduating with a Masters Degree.

Ron was a Veteran of the US Navy and later went to work for Lockheed Martin where he was a coordinator for heat shield tiles. His last assignment was working for NASA on the space shuttle, Discovery.

Ron is survived by his wife Betty, four children: Kevin (Jill) Clancey, Kathleen (Richard) Corcoran, Colleen (Barry) Tuggle, and Peggy (Frank) Slomkowski; six step-children; 13 grandchildren; and one great grandson.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2014 with a visitation 1 hour prior at St. James Catholic Church, 721 N 57th Ave W, in Duluth. Inurnment will take place at a later date in Santa Clara, CA.
Please leave a memory of Ron or words of support at www.bellbrothersfuneralhome.com

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"Ron, you were such a very special part of Rikki's life....rest in peace and please know you made such a positive difference in his life...Love, Kathy" Kathy Ojeda (Merritt Island, FL)

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