Ronald Handy ’54

Ronald Wayne Handy, age 88 of Hudson passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Florence (nee Wollett) Handy.

He is survived by his beloved wife Elly (nee Miller) of 66 years; two daughters, Susan (Derran) Wimer and Carol Jackson; grandchildren, Andrew (Jillian) Wimer and Bradley Wimer and a great-granddaughter, Landry Joanna Wimer.

Ron graduated from Lakewood High School (OH). attended Hope College and graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College. He received his MA from Case Western Reserve University and served as a B-29 Navigator in the USAF. Ron was a career educator as a teacher, coach, guidance counselor, and Director of Personnel and Staff Development for the Cleveland Public Schools. Ron was a member of the Fairview Park School Board, was an adjunct instructor at Baldwin-Wallace University and traveled extensively. Ron was an avid sports fan and followed the Indians, the Browns, the Buckeyes and the Hudson Explorers.

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