Ronald Davis Headley

Ronald Davis Headley, 67, of Alpena, passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. He was a kind and loving man that will be dearly missed.

Ron was born on December 15, 1953 to the late Alfred and Eunice (Johns) Headley in Newberry, Michigan. He grew up and spent a majority of his life in the Atlanta, Michigan area, Ron eventually made his way to Alpena where he met and married the love of his life, Shelby Evans. They were married on April 14, 1984 and raised a family together.

He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed hunting, and was a loyal Detroit Tigers Fan. Ron was a very sociable person and found to be very enjoyable to be around. What brought him the most joy was spending time with his family.

Ron is survived by his loving wife of 37 years Shelby, two daughters, Jennifer and Amy Headley both of Alpena, a brother Harold (Roseanne) Headley, three sisters, Carol (Joe) McKay, Charlotte Buchler, and Ruth (Guy) Dekett also of Alpena, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three brothers Thomas, Raymond, and David Headley.

Family will receive friends for memorial visitation at McWilliams Funeral Home on Tuesday May 4, 2021 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at 12:00 P.M. with Rev. Arthur Fournier officiating. Inurnment will take place immediately after at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan or the family for final expenses. Online condolences may be registered at