GROVEVILLE - Ronald F. Sexton Sr., 70, of Groveville died Thursday, December 12, 2013 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
He was born in Groveville and had resided there all of his life. He served in the U.S. Army
with Battery ""A,"" 27th Artillery Unit, 6th Battalion as a SP 4 during the Vietnam War
. He had retired from his employment at Fort Dix where he was a master carpenter. Ron was a member of American Legion Post No. 31, the Bordentown Elks, and the Freehold Deer Club. He was an avid outdoorsman, hunter and fisherman.
He was predeceased by his mother and father, Erma and Charles Baus, his brother, Arthur Moody, and his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Rhea and Arthur Lincoln.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Lincoln) Sexton; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Ron Jr. and Debra Sexton of Allentown and Michael Sexton of Groveville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Arthur and Pam Lincoln of Augusta, Maine and John and Virginia Harrison of Pemberton; grandson, Rexx Tucker Homyak of Florida; two nieces and several aunts and cousins.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 17, at 1 p.m. from the Peppler Funeral Home, 122 Crosswicks St., Bordentown where friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be at a later date at the Brig. Gen. Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the
, the SPCA or Pet Rescue.