Ronald A. Hoadley, 67, Potsdam
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 7:09 pm

POTSDAM -- Graveside services and a celebration of life for 67 year old Ronald A. Hoadley, a resident of 1353 St. Highway 345, Potsdam, will be held in the springtime at the West Potsdam Cemetery. Mr. Hoadley passed away Wednesday evening at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital.

Ronald is survived by his wife of 43 years, Marleen, Potsdam; his three daughters, Victoria Hoadley, Potsdam, Veronica and Harold James, Hilton, and Rebecca and Andrew LaFlair, Hannawa Falls; his seven beloved grandchildren, Harold James 4th, Gabrielle, Courtney, Sabryna, Steven, Allyson and Megan; two soon to be great-great grandchildren; a brother, Ernest Hoadley, Potsdam; and a sister, Eleanor and John Cerow, Watertown; as well as his nieces and nephews.

Born in Potsdam, to the late Earl and Beatrice Wait Hoadley, Ronald graduated from Madrid-Waddington High School and entered the U.S. Army, serving as a heavy equipment mechanic.

He married Marleen Donahue on September 14, 1974 at the United Methodist Church in Amiena, NY. Ronald worked for Local # 332 in Massena, NY, removing hazardous materials for several years.

Ronald had a love of the outdoors, enjoying hunting and fishing especially.

Memorial Donations in Ronald’s memory can be made to the Potsdam Animal Shelter.

Memories and condolences may be shared online at . The Buck Funeral Home in Norwood is serving the family of Ronald A. Hoadley.