Ronald was a World War II veteran. He was a lifelong resident of Lansing until 1979 when he and his wife, Marcia, relocated to Clearwater, FL. He retired from Michigan Bell Telephone Co. in Lansing in 1976. He was an avid golfer who made 3 holes-in-one in his life, the last at age 87!
He was a lifetime member of the American Legion, first in Lansing, and then Post #7 in Clearwater, FL.
Ronald is survived by his son, Ronald E. Jean, Jr. and wife Mary V. Jean; daughter, Barbara L. Wetherbee; 4 grandsons, Ronald E. Jean III and wife Julie Jean, Mark R. Jean, Scott R. Wetherbee and wife Tracy J. Wetherbee, and Erik A. Wetherbee; 6 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcia E. Jean.
A graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing. Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Care Hospice Services, 1965 Boardman Road, Suite B, Jackson, MI 49202. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.