Oliver Ronald Tiche, husband of Meredith Diane Tiche for 23 years, passed away from cancer at his home on January 19, 2020. Ron and Diane were residents of Siskiyou County for over 10 years.

Please pray for Diane, his five children, 11 grandchildren, and one great grandson and many friends and relatives who are grieving the loss of “Papa Ron.”

Ron served in the U.S. Air Force as a Medic in Tripoli, Libya. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business from the University of San Francisco. He joined the Hilton Head Barbershop singing group in South Carolina and was also able to sing at Carnegie Hall, New York in July 2019 with his friends from the College of the Siskiyous’ Choir.

A gravesite service begins promptly at 9:45 a.m. on March 6 at Ceremonial Pavilion of Beaufort, South Carolina (29902), at the National Veterans Cemetery.

A Celebration of Life will follow at Jameson’s Restaurant from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Enter the main gate at Sun City 671 Cypress Drive and state: “Tiche Celebration at Jameson’s Restaurant.”

Reservations at Hampton Inn & Suites in Sun City Discount #963-67099. King $124, Double Queen $114. Call (843) 705-9000, press “0” or “2.”

Diane’s home address is 91 Redtail Drive, Bluffton, SC 29909.

Ron will be greatly missed for his charismatic personality, beautiful voice, friendship, willingness to help others, his zeal for the veteran community, and his great compassion and love for everyone.