J. Ronald  Jackson


J. Ronald Jackson, of Hermitage, passed away from a brief illness at 9:30 a.m. on March 6, 2019, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh. He was 67.
On Oct. 16, 1951, Ron was born in Sharon, a son to Flora (Kirkland) and James E. Jackson, both now deceased.
After graduating from Hickory High School in 1970, Ron went on to serve in the Vietnam War as a member of the U.S. Army and to earn a degree from Penn State University.
He was employed as a commercial truck driver and was currently serving as supervisor at the Joshua's Haven City Mission in Sharon.
Ron is survived by a daughter, Ashleigh Jackson; sons, Sean and Wes Jackson, all of Mayville, Mich.; a sister, Linda Jones and her husband, Lawrence, of Moon Township; and four grandchildren.

J. Ronald, 67, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: None. Guests can sign the online guestbook at flynnfuneralhome.com.
Service: Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday (3-16-19) at Joshua's Haven, 1230 Stambaugh Ave., Sharon, with Pastor Sherri Swetz officiating.
Arrangements by JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage.
Published on March 14, 2019
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Claudia Brown
Mar 15, 2019
Ron was a student of mine at Penn State. A kind and generous man, he will always be remembered for mentoring others and sharing his time and energies helping the homeless in our county. All condolences to his family and friends.
Stan and Bonnie Shaffer
Mar 14, 2019
Ron will be missed by many. Was a privilege to have known him and have many fond memories while serving at The Haven. Rest In Peace my dear friend until we meet again.
Joyce Fennell
Mar 14, 2019
"Praise God" we have many Memories of Ron in our Hearts, now he is at home with our Lord. My Love and Prayers for all his family at this time.
Lorrie D'Onofrio DeMay
Mar 14, 2019
May you rest in peace, dear classmate. Leaving this land too soon.
Pastor cary Parsons
Mar 14, 2019
Celebrate eternal life