Born on January 29, 1946, died peacefully at home in the early morning hours of December 7. Loved and remembered by his wife Barbara Allan, his son Bryn and daughter Meredith. Devoted grandfather to his darling Evan. Dear brother of Jo-Ann Aldea (Larry) and brother-in-law of Blair Allan (the late Paul Scragg) and Brooke Allan (David George). He will be missed by his nieces, nephews, family and friends including his lifetime friend Greig Zimmerman. Ron was a teacher, vice-principal and principal with the Greater Essex County District School Board.  He was proud to have been a referee with the Windsor & District Football Referees’ Association for 38 years, as well as a referee with the Canadian Interuniversity Athletics Union. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Monday 4-7 pm. Memorial service to celebrate Ron’s life will be Tuesday 1 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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