Ronald P. Hussey, known to many as Ron, peacefully passed away on September 4, 2023, at the age of 86. Born on May 18, 1937, in Whiting, Indiana, Ron was the son of Thomas and Anna Hussey. On January 31, 1986, he married Judith Mish in Whiting, IN, and they spent 53 years together until Judie's passing in 2021.
A quiet and soft-spoken individual, Ron took great pride in his military service and proudly served in the United States Army. His military service was a testament to his patriotism and willingness to sacrifice for others. He also worked for many years and retired from Lever Brothers in Whiting, Indiana.
Outside of his professional life and military service, Ron had a variety of interests that brought him joy and fulfillment. He was an avid fisherman who relished spending time on Lake Wawasee with his wife, Judith "Judie," as well as close friends Frank and Phyllis Perzanowski. Ron found solace in the tranquility of nature and the excitement of reeling in a big catch.
Additionally, he possessed a deep love for reading and golfing. Ron was enthusiastic about traveling, finding joy in exploring new places; Las Vegas held a special place in his heart. Furthermore, he had a keen eye for observing sports events and providing thought-provoking movie critiques.
He is survived by his daughters Laura Mish of Nappanee, Lisa Mish of Chesterton, and Doreen (Robert) Phillips of Graniteville, VT. Ron's legacy continues through his adored grandchildren: Brittany (David) Rosenberry and Brandyn (Krista) Arnold; and great-grandchildren Pierce, Bently, Easton, and Kaine. He is further survived by his sister, Dolores Hussey of Nappanee, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, Ron was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Thomas and Roger Hussey; and sisters, Evelyn Kurek and Jean Kinsock.
Titus Funeral Home – Syracuse is entrusted with Ron’s care. A visitation will be held on Friday, September 8, 2023, at the funeral home from 1:00pm until 2:00pm. A graveside service at Mock Cemetery in North Webster will immediately follow.
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