Mattice, Ronald passed away peacefully on Tuesday January 22, 2019 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre at the age of 79 years. Ron, predeceased by his beloved wife Linda (2008); proud father of Steven, Joseph, Andy (Tracey) and Delbert will be forever cherished by his grandchildren Amy (Denny), Leeanne (Travis), Joseph, Kayla (Jayson), Tyler, Breeanne (Collin), Amanda, Tiffany and Erin (John) and great grandchildren Owen, Lucas, Morgynne, Blake, Haylee, Greyson, Rylee and Sophia. Ron was born to Emsdale to parents George and Irene; he was predeceased by 4 brothers and 1 sister. As per his wishes cremation has taken place. A family graveside service will be held in the spring at Creemore Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.