Ronald “Ronnie” E. Beckner, 80, of Buchanan passed away Friday, June 7, 2019.

He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Beckner; mother, Lucille Beckner Taylor; step-father, Bill Taylor; siblings, Mildred Grant, Kathleen Yeatts, and Raymond Beckner.

He is survived by his children, Randy (Cheryl), Victor, and Phillip Beckner, Rhonda Beckner Tlockowsk,; Jan (Randy) Frazier; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Lena Mae Hostetter, Albert Dixon, Dorothy (Fred) Morris; numerous nieces and nephews; and former wife, Alice Hartberger.

Special thanks to the Hospice Care Team of the VA Hospital and the staff at the VVCC for their loving care.

Visitation was held from 1-2 p.m. with services at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, in the Buchanan Chapel of Botetourt Funeral Home with the Rev. Darrell Naff officiating.  Interment was in Fairview Cemetery with military honors.  Online condolences may be made at