Steven C. Ramsey Sr., 71

MAY 17, 1940-MARCH 26, 2012

March 27, 2012
  • Ramsey

Steven Christopher Ramsey Sr., 71, of Hagerstown, Md., died on Monday, March 26, 2012, at his home.

Born May 17, 1940, in Bassett, Va., he was the son of the late Charles E. and Cordia B. Hudson Ramsey.

He was employed by Mack Truck/Volvo, for 34 years, as a mill wright from 1974 to present.

He was a member of U.A.W. Local 171.

He was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing, and enjoyed classic cars and hot rods, including his 1965 Chevy Nova.

He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Darlene Ramsey; one daughter, Crissy Ramsey and fiancé, Tommy; five sons, Steven Ramsey Jr. and wife, Tonya, James Ramsey, Timothy M. Ramsey and wife, Jamie, Bo Ramsey and wife, Amanda, and Matthew Ramsey; two sisters, Marie Mongan, and Diane Miller and husband, Elwood; two brothers, Charles Ramsey and James Ramsey; mother-in-law, Betty Hose; brother-in-law, Floyd Hose and wife, Brenda;  sister-in-law, Kathy Torvin and husband, Jim; many loving nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Cody (dog). He was also a loving grandfather of 13 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Cindy K. Ramsey, and father-in-law, Donald Lee Hose.

Funeral services will be held at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, Friday at 1 p.m. The Rev. Robert V. Robinson will officiate.  Following the services he will be cremated.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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