In Loving Memory
Ronald D. Slider
10/25/2016, 5:04 p.m.
Ronald D. Slider, our honorable father, husband, son, brother, and man of God, died Oct. 11, 2016.
He was born Aug. 3, 1950 in Portland to Leon Charles Sr. and Marjorie Lee Slider. He attended Humboldt and Boise elementary schools and enjoyed playing Little League baseball and had many friends in his youth.
He worked for Pacific Power & Light Company and retired in 2012 as a line equipment operator after 44 years of service. He married Sandra in 1975, a union which celebrated 41 years of marriage.
He had four children: Felicia, Andre, Jermaine, and Latausha. He received Christ in his life and began serving the Lord. He was a deacon at Greater Solid Rock Church of God Christ.
He will be deeply missed by his family.
He leaves to cherish his loving memories, his wife Sandra; children, Felicia Slider, Andre Pennington Sr., Jermaine Slider, and Latausha Slider (Kyrus); brother Leon Charles Jr. (Dolly); brother in law, Gerald Menefee; sister in law, Patricia Menefee; grandchildren Adrian Pennington, Joquan Pennington, Andre Pennington Jr., and Olivia Slider; 11 great-grandchildren; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends who will never forget him. He was preceded in death by his mother and father.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. at Emmanuel Church, 1033 N. Sumner St. A public viewing will be held the evening prior, on Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Terry Family Funeral Home, 2337 N. Williams Ave.