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Ronald James MacKersie
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1906
Leeds
Benson County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1992
Barryton
Mecosta County
Michigan, USA

Ronald J.MacKersie died Dec. 16, 1992, at his residence. He was born Sept. 11, 1906, in Leeds, N.D., the oldest son of Charles and Anna (Loomis) MacKersie. He made his home in Barryton, MI., for 83 years. On Feb. 9, 1947, he married Elizabeth Diehlman of Evart, and they made their home in Barryton until his death. A World War II Army Veteran, he was a member of the Barryton United Methodist Church, Barryton American Legion Post 473. He also belonged the the Barryton Odd Fellow Lodge, Barryton Rod and Gun Club, Barryton Chamber of Commerce and was very active in civic affairs. Him and his brothers, Howard and Harland owned and operated MacKersie Brothers Meat Market and Grocery Store in Edmore, MI., and MacKersie Brothers Market and Frozen Food Locker in Barryton, until his retirement in 1977. Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth, two sons, Ronald Jr. of Barryton and Paul and his wife Janet, of Big Rapids, three grandchildren, James, Jan and Jennifer; one sister, Mrs. Velma Butts of Barryton; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his four brothers, Russell, Howard, Harland and Vurl. Services were held Dec. 18th with Rev. Authur Murphy officiating. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles William MacKersie (1877 - 1923)
  Anna Belle Loomis MacKersie Meier (1887 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Marie Diehlman MacKersie (1917 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ronald James MacKersie (1906 - 1992)
  Russell Lloyd MacKersie (1908 - 1967)*
  Howard Lyle MacKersie (1910 - 1986)*
  Velma Helen MacKersie Butts (1912 - 2000)*
  Harland Dale MacKersie (1916 - 1990)*
  Vurl Max MacKersie (1918 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Flake Cemetery
Barryton
Mecosta County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Charlene Sloan
Record added: Apr 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88110413
Ronald James MacKersie
Added by: Charlene Sloan
 
Ronald James MacKersie
Added by: Charlene Sloan
 
Ronald James MacKersie
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- Charlene Sloan
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