Ronald G. Vance, CMSgt USAF ( Ret)
January 19, 1939 – November 16, 2022
Ron joined the Air Force at age 17, served in Vietnam and rose to the rank of Chief Master Sergeant retiring in 1979. He then retired as a GS 14 in 1996 from US Strategic Command.
Preceded in death by his wife Marlene; parents Mike & Zelta Vance; brother-in law Laymon Quick.
Survived by his son Mike L. Vance, CMSgt USAF (Ret) & wife Shelley; daughter Julie Vance Fair; grandchildren: Jenna Fair, Richard Vance (Brittani), Ricky Fair (Madeline), Michelle Tidmore, MSgt USAF (Matt, MSgt USAF), Jessica Fair Sweeney (Nic Sweeney), James Vance, Melissa Vance; great grandchildren: Brady, Michael, Brower, Jackson, London, Blair, Brock, Mackenzie & Makayla; siblings Lonnie Vance (Carol), Helen Quick, & Jimmy Joe (Carol); many nieces, & nephews.
Visitation: Tuesday, November 22 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Bellevue Memorial Chapel.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, November 23 at 1:00 p.m. at the Bellevue Memorial Chapel.
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Interment: Bellevue Cemetery
Military Honors: Offutt AFB Honor Guard
Memorials: Nebraska Humane Society or www.nehumanesociety.org