News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 16, 2013

Ronald Eugene Stanfield


BRAZIL, Ind. — Ronald Eugene Stanfield, 72, of Brazil, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at 11:59 a.m., at his residence. He was born Feb. 27, 1940, in Terre Haute, to Dorothy M. Watson. He married Barbara Cuthbertson in November 1975, and she survives.

Other survivors include his mother; six daughters, De Ann Petee, Debra Bretney, Donna Jean Cooper, Kathy Pruett, Nancey Daniels and Rita Cortelloni: four sons, Bill Manwaring, Jeff Stanfield, Brad Stanfield, and Kevin Stanfield; two brothers, Gary Watson and Donnie Watson; one sister, Teresa Goodwin; 17 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Mark Stanfield; a brother, Tommy Stanfield; and a grandson, Todd Thompson.

He previously worked at Columbia House in Terre Haute,.

Private services will be held at a later date. Barnes and Rice Funeral Home in  Rockville assisted with arrangements.