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Ronald Sharp


September 26, 1956
May 1, 2017


Ronald Sharp, 60, of Centralia, passed away May 1, 2017 at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital. He was born the son of Merle and Wilma (Mabry) Sharp on September 26, 1956 in Centralia, IL.

Survivors include his devoted children, Ronald Sharp, Chris Sharp, Nicholas Sharp, and Samantha Sharp all of Centralia, IL; and 5 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Merle and Wilma Sharp.

Ronald worked for 15 years for Illinois Centralia Railroad and later for Kaskaskia College as a computer technician. He was an avid sports fan. Over the years, he played men’s softball and was later inducted into the Centralia Hall of Fame for cross country. His interests included cooking and photography. He was also a lifetime member of the Masonic Lodge.

Private memorial services will be held. Memorial contributions in Ronald’s memory may be made to Irvin Macz Funeral Homes and will be accepted at the funeral home. On-line condolences and memories of Ronald may be shared with the family at or on their Facebook page.