Ronald F. Glode

Born: Mon., Jan. 27, 1936
Died: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Sep. 08, 2017
Location: Tancrell-Jackman Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Sep. 09, 2017
Location: Tancrell-Jackman Funeral Home

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Uxbridge- Ronald F. Glode, 81, of Lackey Dam Rd. died Mon. Aug. 21, 2017 at home after an illness.
    He is survived by his wife of 59 years Julie A. (Paul) Glode; his 5 children Mary A. Ellis and her husband Ed, Janice McQuaid and her husband Dan, James Glode and his wife Karen, Laura Friis and her husband Matt, and Keith Glode and his wife Heather; 11 grandchildren Katelyn Ellis, Stephen and his wife Amy McQuaid, Kevin Glode, Kimberly Glode, Jenna Glode, Corey Glode, Tim Carey, Matthew Carey, Rachel and her husband William Teter, Scott Glode, and Ryan Glode; a sister Lorraine Stratton Nedoroscik, and many nephews and nieces. He was brother of the late Ernest Glode, Richard Glode, Janet Miller, and Doris Handfield. Born in Uxbridge on Jan. 27, 1936 he was the son of Ernest and Alice (DeJourdy) Glode and lived here all his life.
    Mr. Glode worked for the Town of Uxbridge Highway Dept. for 32 years. He then was employed at the Bernat Mill Complex and Foam Concepts, both in Uxbridge several years. He retired when he was 80.
      A graduate of Uxbridge High School, Class of 1956, he was a member of the State Police Association Auxiliary and the Uxbridge Auxiliary Fire Dept. Ron valued hard work and was also a custodian for the Town Hall many years. Known for his sense of humor he loved to laugh, enjoyed camping, playing cards especially pitch, bowling and horseshoes. A “shade tree mechanic” he loved his home and garage, his family and his grandchildren. He will be deeply missed.
    His funeral service will be held Sat. Sept. 9, 2017 at 11 am in Tancrell Jackman Funeral Home, 35 Snowling Rd. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home in Uxbridge are Fri. Sept. 8 from 4 to 8 pm and Sat. Sept. 9 from 9:30 to 11 am. Flowers accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Church at the Sanctuary at Woodville, Box 155, Woodville, MA 01784 or to Boy Scout Troop 25, c/o Jeff Shaw, 101 Woodland Rd. Uxbridge, MA 01569.  To leave a condolence message for the family please visit

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Paula Glode
   Posted Wed August 23, 2017
God Bless you all as you go through this hardship... Ronnie was well loved and will be missed by many. Condolences to the family

Christine and Don Rothman
   Posted Wed August 23, 2017
Janice - Our deepest sympathies on the passing of your dad. Reading his life information I was deeply struck by how devoted he was to his family and community. May your many wonderful memories comfort you and your family at this time and always.

Joe Podles
   Posted Thu August 24, 2017
Keith, I have many fond memories of your dad from seeing him on the highway crew, working on my dad's car, or in the garage when we were just hanging out at your house. My deepest sympathies to you and your entire family...~Joe

Nancy (Roy) Kujawski
   Posted Tue August 29, 2017
Julie, Mary, Laura and family
Sorry to hear of Ron's passing. He had a great sense of humor and am sure he will be missed by many..Prayers for everyone.

Betty Cusson
   Posted Wed August 30, 2017
To Ron's Family, I offer my deepest condolences to all, and to say we grew up together he on Oak St. and myself on Capron. Many good memories of Ron and many laughs. He is now out of pain and will be with many family members. R.I.P.

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