Ron McVicar

McVicar- It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Ronald Foster McVicar on Thursday July 2, 2020 at the age of 78 years. Ron will be forever remembered by; his wife, Helen of 53 years; his daughters, Heather (John Hart), Laura (Scott Heggie) and Meghan (Bill Schenck). He will be fondly remembered by; his grandchildren, Jenna, Logan, Jason, Claire and Aidan; his sister, Margaret (Bernard Cox) and by his sister-in-law, Ina Mae McVicar. He was predeceased by his brother, Jack McVicar (2015). Ron will be remembered for his commitment to his community having served on many church and community committees. He was a retiree from local #663. Cremation has taken place and due to the current COVID restrictions a celebration of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Corunna or to the charity of one’s choice. Arrangements entrusted to Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna. Messages and condolences may be left online @ Knight 519-862-2845

Visitation Information

There will be no formal visitation at this time.


St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Corunna

Funeral Date

A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.

27 thoughts on “Ron McVicar”

  1. Janice & Mark (Newell), Clint and Anna Kyksa

    We were so sorry to hear about (Uncle) Ron. Always loved his smile. We are thinking of you during this difficult time.

  2. Debb & Ron McLaren

    Dearest Marg and family, we are sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Pete Gilliland

    We are very saddened and sorry to hear of Ron's passing. I always considered him a true friend and gentleman. We wish to express our sympathy to you Helen and family

  4. Jeff and Sue Agar

    Helen and family: thinking of you at this difficult time. We send our thoughts and sympathies.

    Jeff and Sue Agar

  5. Fred and Sharon Bryce

    My sincere condolences to all of Ron's family. Special warm wishes to Helen, Marg, Bernard and Ina Mae

  6. Herb & Heather Huber

    Dear Helen & Family, Heather & I send our deepest condolences. It was such a shock today to learn of Ron's passing. Our hearts go out to you.

  7. Marg and Bernie Cox

    Rest in peace Ron. Love you big brother
    To Helen and all the family, better days will come. Stay close, love you all.
    Bernie and Marg

  8. Cathie & Brian Watters

    Helen, our deepest condolences to you and your family on the sudden passing of Ron. He was such a nice, soft-spoken man and although we did not see him too often, when we did it was always a pleasure. May he rest in peace and may your memories bring you comfort.

  9. Kathy Pendlebury

    Marg, Bernie and family. So very sorry to hear about the passing of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.

    Kathy, P.J. and Chris

  10. Bonnie MacClure MacLaren

    Helen, Heather, Laura and Meghan. So sorry to read of Ron's passing. We were neighbors on Belmont in the 70's and 80's. Ron always had a smile and a wave. Allison and Ted join me in sending condolences on the sad loss of your husband, father and grandfather. We are thinking of you all.

  11. Bob and Marilyn johnson

    Helen and family. So sad to hear about Ron’s passing. Let us know when celebration of life will take place. Thinking of you

  12. Lise and Laurie Button

    To Helen and Family, Please accept our sincere condolences, we were shocked to hear of Ron's passing. He was real great guy.

  13. Jane and Bob Marsh

    Helen and family:
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Ron was a great community person and will sincerely be missed.
    Cherish your memories and hold them close.

    Jane and Bob

  14. Pat/Cindy Brown

    Helen and Family: So sorry to hear of Ron’s passing, our sincere condolences to you and your daughters. I remember Ron as a good natured person back at the Corunna paint store days and then working with him on various jobs with 663 Pipefitters. Our prayers for you and your family.

  15. Helen, Heather, Laura and Meghan,
    I was so sorry to hear of Rons’ passing.
    Good memories of working for you two back in the Corunna Paint and Wallpaper days…
    Thoughts and Prayers, Cindy

  16. Harry and Marg Barons

    Dear Helen and family,

    Please accept our deepest condolences. We know Ron will be sadly missed.

  17. Judy & Charlie Duncan

    After having a great visit with you & Ron in June I was shocked to hear he had passed. Our sympathy to you Helen and your girls ..

  18. Ron and Joann Gable

    Dear Helen and Family,
    We were saddened to hear of Ron's passing!! Ron was such a nice man. It was a pleasure to be around him! We will miss seeing him at the club house.
    Please accept our condolences and may God comfort you and give you peace at this time!

  19. Bob and Sherie MacLachlan

    Helen and family
    Thinking of you. May your memories of a caring husband, father and grandfather help to get you through this difficult time.
    Bob and Sherie

  20. Sharon and Phil Foley

    Dear Helen. There are no words. We are still in such shock. We did not know Ron well but remember a quiet man of few words. He seemed so solid and steady and dependable. I am sure you and your family have many wonderful memories to help you through this difficult time. Please know that we are thinking of you.

    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Sharon and Phil

  21. John & Judy Wilson

    Judy and I send our condolences to Helen and her family.Ron was a great friend and we know he will be missed by all who knew him.

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