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Ronald J. Vandervort, 68

June 4, 2013

Ronald J. Vandervort, 68, Brookville, died Monday, June 3, 2013, at Brookville Hospital.

He was born June 26, 1944, in Brookville, a son of William Homer Vandervort and Rhoda Himes Vandervort.

Sept. 28, 1963, in Emerickville, Pa., he married Sandra Main, who survives.

Mr. Vandevort was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during the Vietnam Conflict from 1963-1967 on two vessels, the USS Champlain and the USS Independence.

He worked at Hawthorne Manufacturing in Hawthorne, Pa., Eljer in Ford City, Pa., and BevAir in Brookville.

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