News Death Notice
HOLYCROSS, Ronald Charles 60, of Springfield, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013. He was born April 3, 1953 in Urbana, the son of Kenneth E. Holycross Sr. and Earlene (Massie) Martinez. Mr. Holycross was retired from the United States Navy
and was a Veteran of the Vietnam War
. Survivors include two children; Shane (Amy) Howard, Fairborn and Shannon Holycross (Robert McBlane), Springfield, six grandchildren: Matthew Conway, Vanessa Spencer, Shannon Spencer, Christine Howard, Rachelle Holycross and John Diehl, three brothers; Dan (Kim) Holycross, Colorado, Kenneth (Genevieve) Holycross Jr., New Carlisle, David (Sandy) Holycross, Springfield, two sisters; Peggy (Tim) Tapia, Springfield, Dianne Williamson (Robert Perkins) South Charleston, half brother; Charles (Sharon) Langdon, Springfield, several nieces and nephews and his cherished Chihuahua; "Mini". He was preceded in death by a sister; Patty Chance, a brother; Ricky Holycross and his parents. Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM Tuesday in the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Rick Clos officiating. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the services. Burial will follow in St. Bernard Cemetery.