Ronald E. McDaniel, 78, of 339 E. Jamestown Rd., Greenville, died peacefully Sunday evening, November 3, 2019, in Sharon Regional Medical Center surrounded by loved ones.

Ronald, affectionately known as “Ronnie” was born July 20, 1941, in Meadville, a son of Earl and Virginia McDaniel. He was a 1959 graduate of Greenville High School and attended Youngstown State University. He was employed as a Fabrication Supervisor at Greenville Steel Car.

Ronald was an avid sports fan, especially football, where his favorite team was the Cleveland Browns. He spent his free time gardening and baking and keeping up with the national news. He was licensed as an amateur radio operator and was fascinated by radio theory and computer technology.

He is survived by his wife, Janet; two daughters, Sherri Hauser and her husband Randy, Michele Orahood and her husband Stephen; three grandchildren, Kirsten Hauser, Ashley Orahood and Paige Orahood, all of Greenville.

Besides his parents, Ronald was preceded in death by a brother Jerrold.

A private Memorial Service will be held at a later date.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville.



  1. Joseph L & Ann Marie (Consiglio) Fry Joseph L & Ann Marie (Consiglio) Fry
    November 6, 2019    

    Janet, Sherri, Michelle & family, Our thoughts and prayers are with your complete family Janet at this time of sorrow.
    May the beautiful memories that you shared with Ron be etched into your hearts forever.
    So sorry for your loss.

  2. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 6, 2019    

    To Ron’s family..please accept my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your loved one.
    I was a 1959 classmate of Ron who was liked by so many as he was such a good guy.. He was my Senior Prom date.
    May he RIP.
    Pat Christman Acho

  3. Marian & Linda Marian & Linda
    November 6, 2019    

    Janet, Sherri, Michelle & family We are thinking of you at this difficult time our deepest sympathy Ron was a special person & will be missed

  4. Colleen & Gary Boss Colleen & Gary Boss
    November 7, 2019    

    Mrs. McDaniel, Michele, Sherri and family I am so sorry for your loss. May the memories you have bring you comfort during this time. Mr. McDaniel was a special man. He will be missed. Love and prayers being sent to your family. Love, Colleen and Gary

  5. jay frye jay frye
    November 7, 2019    

    so sorry for your loss

  6. Lynn Soper West Lynn Soper West
    November 7, 2019    

    I have fond memories of Ronnie and his buddies during our high school years as we had many adventures together. Please accept my deepest condolences on his loss. May God bless you all and bring you peace. May knowing others care bring a measure of comfort.

  7. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 7, 2019    

    Aunt janet, Sherri, Michelle and kids. I am so sorry to hear about uncle Ron. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am sorry for your loss. Patty and families

  8. Betty K Junk Betty K Junk
    November 8, 2019    

    Janet, Sherri, Michelle and families, we are so sorry in the passing of Ron. Of all your years together, I know there are a lot of great memories to treasure and think of often. Memories really are treasures. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Sending our deepest sympathy, love and hugs,
    Fred and Betty K

  9. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 15, 2019    

    Aunt Janet, Sherri, Michelle and families. Our hearts go out to all of you and Uncle Ron will be greatly missed. You all will be in our thoughts and prayers. We love and miss you!

    Rich, Dacy, Chip, Dawn, Scott, Leigh and all the kids. ♥️

  10. Cheri Difford (Garrett) Cheri Difford (Garrett)
    November 20, 2019    

    Janet, Sherri, and Michelle,
    My deepest sympathy to you and your families.
    Janet, I’m thinking of you and remembering the special relationship you had with our parents. You were wonderful neighbors and Mom is left with many fond memories of your visits together.

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