Ronald John Duckworth, 67, of 704 Washington St., passed away Wednesday afternoon, November 13, 2013 at the Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Ronald was born on August 24, 1946, in New Bedford, MA, son of the late George H. and Michelle R. Lamoureaux Duckworth. He was a 1965 graduate of Massena Central School, and he also attended Canton ATC College. He was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Ogdensburg, NY.
He was an avid Red Sox fan, but his greatest love was music, especially classical and big band music. Ronald was a very thoughtful and caring friend, who was always thinking of others, and would generously give to help others.
Ronald is survived by his foster sisters, Nancy and Steve Farmer, Barbara Rushlow and her companion Delbert LeGrow, and Debra and Everett Yeddo, all of Massena.
Burial will be held privately in Pine Grove Cemetery, Area 2, Massena.
Memorial contributions may be made in Ronald’s memory to St. John’s Episcopal Church, Ogdensburg, NY.
Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home where memories and condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.