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Ronald James Souders

February 17, 1957 — October 7, 2021


Ronald “Ronnie“ J. Souders, age 64 of Lancaster died Oct. 7, 2021 at OSU East.  He was born to the late John W. Souders Sr. and Doris Ellen Morrow Souders on Feb. 17, 1957.  He served his country in the US. Navy and then became a home contractor.  He enjoyed fishing, his Harleys, and riding with his close friends.  His amazing personality and love for life will be greatly missed by all.

He is survived by his children, Jesse Souders and Nicole Souders; siblings, Robert (Sherry) Souders, John Souders, several nieces and nephews including special nephew, Gary Souders II, and many friends.

He was preceded in death by parents, brother, Gary Souders, and sister-in-law, Toni Souders.

Memorial calling hours will take place on Tuesday Oct. 19th from 5PM until 7PM at the Frank E. Smith Funeral Home 405 N. Columbus St. Lancaster, OH 43130.  Donations can be made to the funeral home to offset expenses.  Online condolences can be made at

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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