PETERSBURG—Ronald Albert “Ronnie” League, Sr., 70, of Petersburg, WV passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Born in Cumberland, MD on October 1, 1946, he was the son of the late Amelia D. (Eckhard) and Leslie L. League.  In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his sisters, Patricia Baker and Sharon Flores.

A graduate of Bruce High School class of 1965, Ronnie was a meat cutter whose last place of employment was Wimer’s Meat Marker. Ronnie loved to garden, and he was a very social person who loved to talk and tell stories.

Ronnie is survived by his wife, Jane C. (Morris) League; children, Michael L. League, Lynchburg, VA, Ronald A. “J.R.” League and wife Kim, Petersburg, Darlene N. League, Petersburg, Scott Morris, Jr. and wife Paige, Nokesville, VA, and step-son Scott Morris, Petersburg; sisters, Pastor Mary G. George and husband Robert, Cumberland, Frances Stewart and husband Roger, Waynesboro, PA, Chandra Kerns and husband William, Keyser, WV, Donna Pruitt and husband Willie, Frostburg; and brother, Leslie L. League, Jr. wife Bini, St. Louis, MO.

At Ronnie’s request he will be cremated. A memorial service will be conducted at Trinity United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 3 P.M.

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