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William Rance Ranney

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

OWENSBORO, Ky. — William Rance Ranney, 74, of Owensboro, passed away Friday, July 8, 2022, in Louisville, Kentucky. He was born Oct. 24, 1947, son of the late Gwendolyn and Guy Nolan Ranney, residents of Ohio County, Kentucky.

Rance retired from Beaver Dam Post Office and was a member of Southside Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy Jo Madison Ranney, and a son. Rance cherished his time with family especially his grandchildren, of whom he was very proud: Sarah, Austin, Trey Lynn, Laura, and Tyler Head and two great-grandchildren.

A private family service was held at Hartford Memorial Funeral Chapel, formerly known as Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home, in Hartford on Tuesday, July 12, with military honors. Burial was held at Oakwood Cemetery in Hartford, Kentucky.

To honor his life, donations can be made to Southside Church of Christ, 2920 New Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303.

Hartford Memorial Funeral Chapel is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Ranney.

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