Ronnie L. Gunnell

Ronnie L. Gunnell, 60, of Gerry passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (Oct. 8, 2019) in his home.

A lifelong area resident, he was born Nov. 15, 1958, in Jamestown, the son of Robert G. and Joan F. Weber Gunnell.

Ronnie was a 1977 graduate of Falconer High School and was employed at Inscape (Dowcraft Rollform) for 41 years.

He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, trap shooting, fishing and spending time with his family.

Surviving are his wife Vickie L. Goodwill Gunnell, whom he married Sept. 30, 1978; two daughters: Kasandra (Chris) Swearingen of Jamestown and Stacie Gunnell of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; six grandchildren: Kyla Gunnell, Katelyn Gunnell, Kaylee Paddock, Kara Paddock, Aleena Swanson and Kaden Swanson; his father Robert G. Gunnell of Falconer; and two brothers: Robert L. (Cheryl) Gunnell of Falconer and Timothy G. (Kris) Gunnell of Myrtle Beach, S.C.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Joan F. Gunnell on March 18, 2013; and a brother, Jeffrey A. Gunnell on Sept. 29, 2011.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Timothy Phelps will officiate. Burial will be in Gerry Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be donated to the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 182, Gerry, NY 14740.

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