Ronald Arthur Nightingale Sr., age 78, of Roscommon passed away Friday, January 28, 2022.
He served his country in the United States Army, during the Vietnam War. He worked at GM’s Willow Run Assembly Plant as a maintenance welder for 35 years, until he retired. He enjoyed golfing, hockey, and his family.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 57 years, Diane (Hughes). Loving father, to Veronica (Darryl) Nightingale-Klein, Ronald (Deanna) Nightingale Jr., and Randall Nightingale; proud grandfather, of Adam, Austin, Jordan (Paige) and Zak; great-grandfather, to Korbin and Aerith; dear brother, of Loretta (Jack) Kramer, Dolores Ferrill, Timothy (Donna) Nightingale, Kathleen Nightingale, and Keith (Diane) Nightingale.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Traditions Health Hospice Services 1229 Arrowhead Ct, Crown Point, IN 46307.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, February 5, 2022, at 2:00 p.m., at Nelson Funeral Home, 135 N. Center Ave., Gaylord, MI 49735.
Visitation will be held Friday, February 4, 2022, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., at Nelson Funeral Home, 135 N. Center Ave., Gaylord, MI 49735, and will continue Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service.
Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.