Ronald Martin Dearing

June 3, 1949
September 16, 2023 (74 years old)

The community of Elkton, Virginia, is enveloped in grief as they bid farewell to Ronald Martin Dearing, a cherished pillar of their community, who departed on September 16, 2023. Ronald’s 74 years on this earth were marked by the profound bonds he forged with all those privileged to know him.

The legacy Ronald leaves behind is one of dedication, love, and unwavering support. Predeceased by his parents and five of his siblings, he continues to live on in the cherished memories of his wife, Linda, his children, and his doting grandchildren. Each memory shared by Nathan, Joslyn, Alex, Collins, Jonah, Forrest, and great-grandchild Maverick will be a testament to the profound influence Ronald had on their lives.

The strength and resilience of the Dearing family is evident in the siblings he leaves behind: Randy, Paul, Lee, Ruth, and Vivian. Their collective sorrow is echoed by the vast family circle and the many friends and neighbors who held Ronald dear. His benevolence and kindness have imprinted many hearts.

To honor Ronald’s memory, visitation has been arranged at the Kyger Funeral Home on September 20th, offering an opportunity for all to pay their respects. This will be followed by a funeral service and burial at Elk Run Cemetery on September 21st.

Recognizing Ronald’s compassionate heart, the family suggests memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, ensuring that Ronald’s legacy continues in aiding children in need. Ronald Martin Dearing will always be remembered as a beacon of kindness and a pillar of strength in Elkton.

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