Ronald Delmar Barnett

Apr 27, 1947 – Nov 1, 2017


Ronald (Ron) D. Barnett Sr. 

Ronald D Barnett Sr passed away in his home on November 1, 2017, he was 70 years old.  He is survived by his sons Ronald Jr of SeaTac, and Mike (daughter in law, Gina) of Kent, grandson Seth, granddaughter Kaitlyn, his brother, 2 nephews and 2 nieces.  Ron is proceeded in his death by his father Delmar, mother Phyllis and brother Gary.

Ron was born in Stanley, Wisconsin on April 27, 1947 to Delmar & Phyllis Barnett.  At the age of 5 his family moved to SeaTac Washington where they built a home and Ron attended school.  Ron graduated from Tyee High School in 1964.  After High School Ron went on to work for Boeing for a few years and then settled in the retail clerks field and retired from QFC in 2002.  Ron was a single parent with the help of family which made it possible to give his children a life they will always cherish.  Ron loved classic cars, old westerns, traveling, hanging out with his friends on Sunday’s watching the Seahawk games and watching his sons & grandson play hockey, nothing made him happier than that.  Ron was full of life, caring, fun, kind, and a giving sole who will be deeply missed.  

A Celebration of Ron’s life will be held on December 9, 2017


Des Moines Beach Park Founders Lodge

22307 Dock Avenue S

Des Moines, WA 98198


Frances j.santjer
Kent, Wa
Nov 15, 2017

My family were friends of the Barnett's since Ron was a young kid. My parents played card games with his parents for many years. My deepest condolences to his family.

David Erie
Rancho Cordova, CA
Nov 15, 2017

Ron was always the "younger guy" as he was born the day after me. Knew Ron at Tyee High School. My condolences to his family.

Kristy R
reno, nv
Nov 14, 2017

To the Family of Ronald Delmar Barnett. I am very sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one, Ron. May the God of comfort heal your heart. The passing of someone you love can be a very hard thing to deal with. I hope you can find comfort in the promise of the resurrection mentioned in the Bible at John 5:28&29. Sincerely, Kristy

Grace Steinbach Maier
Burien, WA
Nov 14, 2017

My deepest condolences to all of his family.

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