TROY - Reldon (Doc) L. Long, age 77, of Troy, Ohio, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. A son of the late Charles and Elta May (Francis) Long, Reldon was born on Oct. 13, 1935, in Troy.
Reldon, who was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired from the U.S. Postal Service as a Postal Carrier, is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Don LeVan, and beloved grandchildren, Ryan and Emma, all of Troy, and sister, Mary Wion, also of Troy.
Reldon was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Jane, Helen, Virginia and Marjorie; brothers, Charles, Harold and James.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. The family would like to extend their gratitude to the Upper Valley Medical Center staff in the ICU, L Pod and to Dr. Yacoub for their care.
Memorial contributions may be made in Reldon's memory to Hospice of Miami County, PO Box 502, Troy, OH 45373. Friends may express condolences to the family through www.baird