After a brief illness, Ronald Alexander Franko, passed peacefully with his daughter by his side on Wednesday July 22, 2020 at 74 years of age. Son of the late Alexander and Ann(Nee Andrusiak) Franko. Ron was born on March 14, 1946 and lived in Chatham his entire life. He loved to travel and was blessed to have seen so many beautiful parts of the world. Ron is survived by his daughter Jennifer and her husband Trevor Reneau, his grandchildren Dylan (Beaulieu), Gwendelyn and Corbin. Also survived by his siblings Larry Franko (Lorna), MaryAnn (Arthur Kyryllo) and Gaylord Franko (Jenn). Ron enjoyed over 40 as a Chatham Kent Realtor. He was a key player with the 1970 Kent Concretes which were inducted into the Chatham Kent Sports Hall of Fame for Baseball in 2016. Ron will be deeply missed and forever remembered. A Celebration of Ron’s life will be announced at a later date.