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Ronald Gene Stover, 64, of Virginia Beach, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 21, 2017. He was born on Feb. 23, 1953, to Arthur Ronald Stover and Doris Carter Stover in Eden, N.C.

He worked for many years as a mechanic and enjoyed reading western novels, crime novels and riding motorcycles in his free time.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents.

Left to cherish his memory are his son, Ronald Wayne Stover, and his wife, Van; daughter Meghan; stepson, Brandon; grandchildren, Cardin, Brendan and Taylor; brother, Robert Stover, and his wife, Andrea, and their children, Michela and Jacob.

A memorial visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Maestas Chapel, 1801 Baltic Ave., Virginia Beach.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Sentara Hospice Fund would be appreciated.