Ronald G. Joyce

Ronald G. Joyce

On the morning of January 16, 2014 Ron passed away at Rosewood Rehabilitation Center Reno, NV. Ron was visited and comforted by family and staff.

Ron was born July 17, 1947 Oakland, CA. He grew up in Fremont, CA until age 18 when he joined the Army. He served 2 terms in Vietnam. He spent many of his following years providing emergency care for the Army in Herlong, CA., as well as teaching Tae Kwon Do. Ron had 3 great loves; His family, Old Movies, and Do Wop Music.

Ron is proceeded in death by his mother and father Mildred & Perry (Mack) Joyce, & his brother John Norton. He is survived by his daughter Veronica Klinglesmith, her husband MStr. Earl Klinglesmith IV, & their daughter Olivia Joyce all of Merkel, TX. His sister Jan Ebert, her husband Doug Ebert of Middletown, CA and their children James & Nicholas Barlas, Ashley, Jessica, Craig Ebert, Brandy Everheart, & Nick Alby. In addition to 8 Great Nieces and Nephews.

He is also survived by his life long friend Mark Fowler, his wife Karry Fowler, and brother David Fowler, who all played important roles in his life.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am on Monday January 27, 2014 @ St Theresa-Little Flower Church Reno, NV 10am. Burial will follow at Northern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Fernley, NV.

Ron will be receiving full military honors for all he gave to his country.

You are invited to share a condolence message in the Book of Memories at the website


Funeral Home

Walton's Funerals & Cremations - Sierra Chapel
875 West 2nd Street Reno, NV 89503

Published in Reno Gazette-Journal on Jan. 25, 2014