Ronald G. Tudor

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Ronald Gene Tudor, 77, of Lancaster died at his home Wednesday, January 17, 2024.  He was born on April 13, 1946, in Lexington to the late Hubert and Eunice Tapp Tudor.  In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by twin infant daughters, two sisters, Elsie Fisher and Dorothy Baughn, and a granddaughter, Elizabeth Joy Roller. Ron graduated from Bryan Station High School in Lexington, and attended the University of Kentucky and Eastern Kentucky University.  He is a member of The Presbyterian Church, where he served as a Stephen Minister, an ordained ruling elder, and sang tenor in the Chancel Choir. Prior to retirement, Ron was the Director of Materials Management at the University of Ky. Hospital.  He was also a realtor with Coldwell Banker VIP. Ron loved God and his family, and enjoyed being in the outdoors. He felt spiritually fulfilled when he was camping or fishing, and he was an avid UK sports fan. He played the mountain dulcimer with the Danville Dulcimers, and was a retired member of the Perryville Lions Club. He and his wife travelled all over the world, and he especially enjoyed cruising. Ron is survived by his wife, Peggy Tucker Tudor, a daughter, Kristi (Tony) Russell, two sons, Benjamin (Sheena) Roller and Christopher Roller; two granddaughters, Laken Marie Russell and Olivia Ann Roller, a sister, Phyllis Ann Whitley, two sisters-in-law, Nancy Tucker Glines and Dian Tucker (Garry) Baker, numerous nieces and nephews, and his canine companions, Ruby and Jake. The funeral service will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 23, 2024, at The Presbyterian Church, Danville.  Rev. Hannah McIntyre will officiate.  Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. Pall bearers will include Justin Campbell, John Davis, Larry Gaffney, Harold McKinney, Jimmy Robinson, and AJ Strauch. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m., Monday in the sanctuary of the church. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the Danville-Boyle County Humane Society, the Garrard County Animal Shelter, or The Presbyterian Church. Visitation: 4 - 6 p.m., Monday, January 22, 2024 at The Presbyterian Church Funeral Service: 11 a.m., Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at The Presbyterian Church Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery, Perryville, Kentucky

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  1. Peggy, My sincerest sympathies in the passing of Ron. May God\’s love and peace surround you. Peggy Edgington

  2. Through the years of knowing Ron, it was a pleasure. He had a great sense of humor and I enjoyed his company. My sincere condolences to Peggy and all of Ron\’s family. He will be missed.

  3. Ron gave his time and empathy to be with my husband, Robert, when Robert needed a companion. Ron surely looked out for those in need. Something that I will always be grateful for. Jan Messamore

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