Ronald "Ron" Peacher, 68, of Tempe, a former Police Chief and Officer in Illinois, passed away December 21, 2013. Ron was born December 28, 1944 in Taylorville, Illinois to Harold and Winona Peacher. Ron was a United States Navy Veteran. He had lived in Tempe, since 2006, after moving to Arizona from Illinois. Ron will be greatly missed by many family members and friends. There will be a Visitation, Thursday December 26, 2013 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm at Carr-Tenney Mortuary, 2621 South Rural Road, Tempe, Arizona. The Graveside Service will be Friday, December 27, 2013 10:30 am at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona.