GREENSBORO - Ronald "Ronnie" John Beardslee, 29, passed away Monday, December 24, 2012.
An 11 a.m. Memorial Service will be held Friday, January 4, 2013 Forbis and Dick North Elm Street Chapel. Burial will take place immediately following the service at Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Ronnie was born in California on August 4, 1983 to the late Judith and Ronald J. Beardslee, Sr. He had a passion and love of sports and his focus was on being surrounded by family and friends. He also had the drive to use his humor to bring smiles to everyone he knew. Ronnie was a devoted father and husband to Mason and Lauren. To honor Ronnie's love of the 49ers, it is requested by the family that you wear red to the service on Friday.
He is survived by a son, Mason Beardslee, fiancé, Lauren Martin, brothers Travis Wheelihan, Sean Shepherd, Jacob Craig and Trent Green, as well as sisters, Stephany Clark and Brittney Patrick. He is also survived by his step-father, Mark Wheelihan.
There will be a visitation from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, at Forbis and Dick North Elm Street Chapel.
Online condolences may be made at www.forbisanddick.com.
Many have reached out to help Lauren and Mason in response to the tragic event that happened on Christmas Eve. In lieu of flowers or food, please consider a monetary donation to help Mason, Ronnie s son. Checks or money orders may be made out to "Mason Scott Beardslee" and brought to any Wells Fargo location or mailed to Mason Scott Beardslee, 2613 Eastchester Drive, High Point, NC, 27265.