BATAVIA - Ronald Lee Raper, Sr. age 81, passed away December 26, 2020. He was born on April 18, 1939 to the late William and Marjorie (nee Remley) Raper. Ronald was the beloved husband of Joyce Raper (nee Smith). Cherished father of Ronald Jr., Sheila and Robbie. Loving grandfather of Heather and Sara. Ronald was a member of Owensville Church of Christ and a proud Mason. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions in Ronald's name be made to Alzheimer's Association of America. A memorial service celebrating Ronald's life will be held 11:30 AM Friday, January 8th at the Owensville Church of Christ 2545 US-50, Batavia, OH 45103.