Ronald A. Cagle was born in Santa Maria, CA to Allene Raye (Baker) and Winford Andrew Cagle. He suffered a stroke on August 5th and passed away at home on August 13th surrounded by his family.
Ron graduated from Santa Maria High School in 1961 and Taft College in 1975. He served in the U.S. Army from 1965 until honorably discharged in 1971.
A long time Taft, CA resident, Ron worked in the oil well pump repair business most of his career and started his own pump repair business (I.E.S.) in 2002 until his retirement in 2011. Ron was an avid reader, loved to fish, camp and spend time at the beach.
Ron is survived by his wife, Laurie, sisters Denise of Modesto, CA and Sandra and her husband John Ferris of Houston, TX, son Russell of Minot, ND, daughter Tracy of Winlock, WA, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, a large extended family, and many dear friends.
Special thanks to all the family, friends and Optimal Hospice for helping keep him comfortable during his illness. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity in his name. At Ron's request, no services will be held.