Passed away at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 64 years of age. Beloved son of late Marie (late Ev McVety) and late Lorne James. Dear brother of late Don James, Lynda (Ed) Litwin and Ken (Marina) McVety. Dear uncle of Tim and Alexandra; Curtis and Everett. Ron will be sadly missed by his companion Connie Taylor. Survived by his uncles Ross (Marie) James and Jim (late Audrey) Morning. Ron (RJ) will be remembered for his enjoyment of time spent with friends, sports, his success in sales of Tip Top Tailors, Ford dealerships and living life the way he wanted. A Celebration of Ron's Life will be held at Skwarchuk Funeral Home, 30 Simcoe Rd., Bradford on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11:30 a.m., with visitation from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Interment of ashes to follow at Uxbridge Cemetery.