Wadsworth, OH

Ronald J. Bachman, 91, of Wadsworth passed away July 29, 2023. He was born in Wadsworth on March 25, 1932 to the late Martin L. and Ellen S. Bachman.

Ronald enjoyed boating, fishing, snowmobiling, and cheering for the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Wadsworth Grizzlies. He loved big dogs and horses. He was retired from North American Roto Engravers.

Ronald loved building race cars when he was younger and loved anything to do with racing. He could fix anything – he even designed and built his own motor home. He had a big smile and a gift of gab.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Martin L. and Ellen S. Bachman; sisters, Betty Bachman, Geann (Robert) French, and Shirley (Paul) Poetter; his in-laws, Harold C. and Mildred A. Bankes; son-in-law, Wayne Whitlock, and granddaughter, Lauren Kunklier.

Ronald is survived by his beloved wife, Thelma M.; daughters, Pamela (Mark) Kunklier and Linda Whitlock; grandchildren, Kristen (Bruce) Kaufman, Matthew (Katie) Whitlock, Michael Whitlock and Sara Tuttle, and Ryan Kunklier and Stephanie Sanderfer. Great-grandchildren, Caroline and Cooper Kaufman, Riley, Tommy, Grant, Eden, Emilia, and Elias Whitlock, and Abigail and Emmaleigh Tuttle.

Per Ronald’s wishes, all services will be private.