FOWLER – Ronald Lee Faulders Sr., 60, died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at Meade District Hospital, Meade.
He was born July 6, 1949, to Solomon “Shorty” and Ruth (Spurs) Faulders in Hagerstown, Md.
He married Judy Dickson Nov. 10, 1972, in Colorado Springs, Colo. She survives.
As a young man, he joined the United States Army, serving three tours of duty in Vietnam and two tours in Germany. Upon his discharge, he began his career as a truck driver, having been an independent driver for National Carriers for more than 20 years.
He was a charter member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Woodland Park, Colo.
He enjoyed camping, fireworks during the 4th of July celebrations and rappelling.
Other survivors include his mother and stepfather, Ruth Keeter and husband, Wilbur, Fredrick, Md.; his stepmother, Audrey Faulders, Edwardsville, Ill.; his children, Gavin Leitner, Woodland Park, Jamie Leitner, Woodland Park, Ronda Garza, Kismet, and Ron “Tator” Faulders Jr., Fowler; one brother, Stacy Faulders, Edwardsville; four grandsons; two granddaughters; and one great-granddaughter.
o Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Faith Bible Church in Kismet, with Pastor Bob Deacon presiding.
Cremation has taken place.
Memorials are suggested in Ronald’s name to Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary of Meade.
Personal condolences may be give to the family at www.fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com.