Ronald McAdams

Ronald R. McAdams, husband of 61 years to Mary Elizabeth (McAtee), father of Jeffrey Lynn (Julie Johnson), Sharon Elizabeth, Daniel Kerry (Rhonda Goodman) McAdams, Jennifer Maureen (Dave) Willis, uncle of Brian (Cheryl Knapp) Ziegler, grandfather to 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was born Dec. 15, 1936, in Addyston, Ohio, and passed away Aug. 25, 2018, in Harrison, Ohio. Ron was an inventor that built a company, The PavePrep Corporation, around patents he developed for the road industry. Ron was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and friend. He loved to travel and did so extensively with his wife Mary. He also had a deep fondness for the cabin that he and Mary built in Minnesota on Elephant Lake. He loved to read, snowmobile, fish, hunt, and enjoyed his grandchildren and great-grandchildren in later years.

Visitation from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at the Church of Christ at Delhi, 6248 Gracely Drive, Sayler Park, Ohio, and funeral immediately after at 2 pm. Internment at the Greendale Cemetery, Greendale, Indiana with family only at the graveside.

Donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in memory of his sister Beverly Ann Ziegler. Visit us at

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