Ronald J. Von Hagel passed away on November 10, 2018 at home.
He was born in Baltimore, MD to the late John and Helen Von Hagel. Ron served his country in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years. He then went on to work at the Veterans Administration for 25 years. Ron was a volunteer at the Seamen’s Center. He enjoyed camping and trips to the beach with family and friends. He was a faithful fan of the Baltimore Orioles and Ravens. Ron especially loved spending time with his grandson.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Rebecca Howard Von Hagel, his sons, Greg Vonhagel and Shawn W. L. Von Hagel and his wife Elizabeth, his grandson, William J. L Von Hagel, his brothers, John, Donald, and Kenneth Von Hagel, his sister Jeanne Huber and his step-mother, Helen Von Hagel. Ron was preceded in death by his brothers, James, William, and Richard Von Hagel.

A visitation will be held on Friday, November 16, 2018 from 1:00-2:00p.m., with a service to follow at 2:00p.m. at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike (Rt. 202 South of Silverside Road), Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will be in Downing Cemetery, Oak Hall, VA. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Seaman’s Center of Wilmington, P.O. 405 Wilmington, DE 19899. To send condolences visit: