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Ronald Uhey

Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 6:26 pm

Ronald E. Uhey, 78, died Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, in Fort Wayne, Ind. He was born in Mexico, Mo., to the Alvin and Doris Uhey. Ron worked for the ITT Aerospace Communication Division and also served as an instructor at ITT Technical Institute and Ivy Tech.
In his spare time, he enjoyed golfing, watching movies, and traveling abroad with his wife, Lesley. He is survived by his son, Jeffrey (Sherrill) Uhey; daughter, Heather (Hank Risley) Chappell; grandchildren, Erin Nicolette, Allyson (PJ) Wolf, Sarah (Cory) Hendrickson, Steven (Laura) Uhey, Riley and Hannah Krull; great-grandchildren, Delilah and Lucille Nicolette, Harper and Miles Wolf, Collin, Hallie, and Conner Uhey, and Quinn Hendrickson; and sister, Fran (Al) Rutherford.
His wife, Lesley Uhey died earlier. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Vandalia, Mo. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. To sign the online guestbook, go to