Ronald Dale Wardleigh
August 9, 1933 – April 23, 2017
Ronald Dale Wardleigh of Challis, Idaho, peacefully passed away Sunday April 23, 2017, after a battle with health complications. He was born August 9, 1933 to Harold and Margaret Perucca Wardleigh.
He was married to Beverly Lott in 1958, they had three children, and were later divorced. After his time in the Army he worked for the national Forest Service for 33 years, retiring early at the age of 54. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Our dad was a man that learned at an early timein his life to “Live Within his Means” and to enjoy what you have, he neither needed nor wanted anything.
Dad had many friends in Challis Idaho where he has lived since 1965, he is survived by his two daughters Tammy (Rick) Gurr, Debby (Todd) Arnold, and his son Steve (Korey) Wardleigh, 10 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his one brother.
Dad will be missed by all that took the time to get to know him.
Services will be held at Leavitt’s Mortuary 836 36th Street, Ogden, Utah 84403 on Wednesday April 26, 2017.Family will greet friends and family from 10:00 -10:45 AM with a Rosary at 11:00 AM followed by Gravside services at Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial Park.