Richard Arsbon Ranew Sr.

Richard Arsbon Ranew, Sr


Richard Arsbon Ranew, Sr., age 89 of Milton, passed away on Jan. 20, 2014. Richard was a World War II Navy veteran of the Normandy Invasion. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Samuel Ranew; mother, Jessie Maynard Ranew; brother, Charles Samuel Ranew, Jr.; sisters, Harriet Eugenia Leib and Juanita Corley. Mr. Ranew loved music and drawing over the years. He was known for his gentle loving spirit. He loved the Lord, his children and grandchildren. Richard is survived by his wife of 62 years Nancy Sarah Ranew; daughters, Mary Ranew Hernandez and Alice Ranew Hemdan; son, Rick A. Ranew, Jr.; 8 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; two sisters, Lois Jean Leib and June Marie Duensing; three brothers, Glen Edwin Ranew, Arthur Lee Ranew and Hugh Thurman Ranew. Visitation will be on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at Eastern Gate Memorial Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 11:00 am at the funeral home with burial at Eastern Gate Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be left at

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Jan. 23, 2014