Mr. Ronald H. Raisley, Sr., 79, of Wampum passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017 in his residence.
Mr. Raisley was born on July 2, 1938 in Beaver Falls to the late Robert and Lucille Davis Raisley. He is a member of the Wampum High School class of 1956.For most of Ron’s life, he worked as a truck driver for various trucking companies in the area. Most recently he worked as a drive for Allegheny Leather Care in Ellwood City. An outdoorsman, Ron enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife Betty J. Rossi Raisley whom he married on December 28, 1979, his daughter Nicole Ridenour of Ellport, his sons Hillis Raisley of Ellwood City and Walter Desbenett of Brighton Twp., his step son Frank (Polly) Rossi of Valpariso, IN, his grandchildren Laura Ridenour, Ronald-James Runkles, Johnathan-Tyler Runkles, Frank Rossi, Jr., Michael Rossi, Zach Rossi, Virginia Channels, and Stephen Raisley, his great-grandchild, and his sister Bobby Murphy of East Liverpool, OH.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son Ronald H. Raisley, Jr. in 1999, and his brother Hillis Raisley.
As per Ron’s wishes there will not be a public visitation. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a date to be announced. The funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services.