June 11, 1938 - July 15, 2018

Middletown, NY

Ronald Mortensen of Middletown, a retired Nurse from the Middletown State Hospital and a longtime resident of the area, died on July 15, 2018 at the Highland Rehab in Middletown. He was 80.

The son of Sigvardt and Maria Mortensen he was born on June 11, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY.

Ronald was divorced from his first wife Deanna Mortensen and was the widower of Linda VanHouten Mortensen.

He was the father of eight children. Five are from his first marriage, his three boys; he was predeceased by his son, Ronald Mortensen Jr. and survived by Michael Mortensen and William Mortensen; his daughters from his first marriage, Marylou Mortensen and Marie Mortensen; his three children from his deceased wife Linda are Allen Mortensen and Donna Emerson and Danielle Mortensen. He was also a grandfather to many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was loved and will be missed by his many friends.

Visitation hours will be held from Noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday October 13th at the Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc., 72 West Main St., Middletown, NY.

Arrangements by Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc. 343-6023 or www.ocfuneralhomes.com