He was born Sept. 7, 1943, at Welch, the son of the late Robert L. and Alice V. Mullins Noe.
Ron was a member of Fairlawn Baptist Church and had served in the United States AirForce during the Vietnam War. He was retired with 36 years of service with the Federal Aviation Administration in Washington, D.C., as manager of air traffic control. He had served as tower supervisor at Brownsville, Texas and Topeka, Kan.,as tower manager at Grand Forks, N.D., and Sioux Falls, S.D., and had worked as an instructor at the Federal Aviation Academy in Oklahoma City, Okla. Ron was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Kansas, loved traveling and spending time with his grandchildren.
Surviving is his wife of 46 years, Maude A. “Sue” Grimm Noe; two sons, Ronald E. Noe II (Michelle) of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Christoper L. Noe (Connie) of Topeka, Kan.; two daughters, Maude “Gaye” Jarvis (Bill) of Parkersburg and Alice “Mandy” McHale (John) of Magnolia, Del.; 11 grandchildren, Brittnie Noe, Whittnie Noe, Hailie Noe, Christopher Noe, Max Noe, Robert Noe, Justin Matherly, Noah McHale, Hunter McHale, Logan Ronald McHale and Kody McHale; three great-grandchildren, Alexxias Matherly, Mason Noe and Kaylea Bryant; several nieces and nephews, including special nephew, Donnie Jones, and niece, Liz Hudson; his pet cat, “Miss Kitty”; and his dogs, “Lilly,” “Daisy” and “Brutus.”
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Pola Bishop.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth St., Parkersburg, with the Rev. John Sallaz officiating. Entombment will follow at the Three Crosses Mausoleum of Sunset Memory Gardens with military rites provided by the American Legion Post 15 Parkersburg. Visitation was held Thursday, and also will be from noon until service time Friday at the funeral home.
Online condolence messages may be sent to the family by visiting www.kimesfh.com.