Cover photo for Ronald Wayne Catron's Obituary
Ronald Wayne Catron Profile Photo
1941 Ronald 2023

Ronald Wayne Catron

September 26, 1941 — April 10, 2023

Ronald Wayne Catron, age 81, of Dinwiddie, VA, passed away Monday, April 10, 2023. Born in Coburn, VA, he was the son of the late Chalmer John Catron and Mildred Wills Catron. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, Patricia Sue Riblett Catron, a grandson, Jeremy Reid Mayberry; three of his siblings, Dennis Catron, Roger Catron, and Barbara Catron; and an aunt, Edna Wills.

Mr. Catron was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Bell Atlantic in 1994, after more than 30 years of service. He then established Catron Communications, a contracting business which he operated for several years. He was an avid sports fan and followed all Dinwiddie Generals sports.

He is survived by his children, Tammy Shank (Todd), Tracey L. Yeager, Sheila C. Mayberry (Sam), and Ronald W. Catron, Jr.; grandchildren, Joshua Shank, Trisha Shank, David Suits, Chris Suits, Nicholas Suits, Patrick Mayberry, Seth Mayberry, Matthew W. Catron, Elizabeth Arcenia, Ava N. Catron, Sydney Catron, and Reagan Catron; great-grandchildren, Chloe Suits, Logan Layla, Kate Halloway, Mackayla Allietta, Ava N. Catron, Alivia Catron, Morgan Arcenia, Mila Arcenia, Miles Arcenia, and Miller Arcenia; his siblings, Judy Beverly, Gale Wimmer, John Catron, Debbie Deel, Janet Zarea, and Lisa Catron, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday, April 17, 2023 at Western Heights Baptist Church, 24416 Cox Road, N. Dinwiddie, VA 23803. A funeral service will be conducted at the church 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, followed by entombment at Southlawn Memorial Park.

Services are by Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Lawrenceville, VA. Condolences may be expressed at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ronald Wayne Catron, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, April 17, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Western Heights Baptist Church

24416 Cox Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Western Heights Baptist Church

24416 Cox Rd, Petersburg, VA 23803

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1564

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree