Pettit-Ronald Charles of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Monday, June 29th, 2015, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 75th year. Dearly loved husband H. Anne (Ivan) Pettit and dearly loved father of Shawn Pettit, David Sim and Daniel Sim (Kristie), all of St. Thomas. Much loved grandfather of Danika Sim and Mason Thomas. Dear brother-in-law of Mary Ivan of St. Thomas. Ron was born in Galt on December 29th, 1940, the son of the late Charles and Maude (Wooley) Pettit. Ron was a retired truck driver. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, especially moose hunting. Ron was a Mason.
The family will receive friends at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Ron’s life will be held on Friday at 1:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Shriners’ Children’s Hospitals.