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Ron J. Stacey

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Ron J. Stacey

AGE: 70 • Bear

Ron Joshua Stacey, 70 of Bear, DE passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday, October 28, 2016.

Ron was born in Chester, PA on September 13, 1946, son of the late Harry and Barbara (MacKenzie) Stacey. He was a graduate of Baylor University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in History, with Minors in Religion and English. Following his education at Baylor, Ron attended Crozer Theological Seminary, St. Bernard's Seminary, and the Colgate Rochester Divinity School Consortium and earned a Master of Divinity. A former member of Holy Rosary Parish, he currently attended St. Thomas More Oratory, Sycamore Hill Church (formerly Hockessin Baptist), and Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, PA.

Ron was a long time teacher at St. Mark's High School and was devoted to his many beloved students. Throughout his 17 year tenure, he taught Social Justice, Old and New Testament, Sacraments and World Religions. He retired in 2013, but his memory and legacy will live on at St. Mark's. In his leisure time, Ron enjoyed many a good meal at the Glass Kitchen Restaurant.

Ron is survived by his sister, Marsha Reed and husband, Robert; his brother, Michael Stacey and wife, Mary Ann; his aunt, Janet MacKenzie; and several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held at Holy Rosary Church, 3200 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont on Wednesday, November 2 from 10:30AM-12:00PM, with A Mass of Christian Burial immediately following.

Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ron may be made to Sycamore Hill Church, 505 School House Road, Hockessin, DE 19707, Covenant Fellowship Church, 1 Fellowship Road, Glen Mills, PA 19342, or Baylor University, c/o University Development, One Bear Place #97026, Waco, TX 76798-7026.

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Published in The News Journal on Nov. 1, 2016
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