In Memory of



Obituary for Ron Hocking

Ronald Charles Hocking– It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Ron on December 23, 2021 at the Ross Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. Ron in his 72nd year had a short battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife and best friend Lois (née Magill, Griffis) of 2 years. Predeceased by Ruthanne. He will be dearly missed by his children Angela Forman (Larry) and Kevin Griffis. He will be missed by his grandson’s Benjamin and Mackenzie Forman. Cremation has taken place, followed by a Celebration of Life in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society click here or to the Humane Society click here  would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences can be made through Mackey Funeral Home or online at

Sincere thanks to the many Doctor’s and Nurse’ of the 4th floor and Palliative Care Unit for their care.