Ronald Harter

HARTER, Ronald K., 69, of Reader, WV passed away on Saturday October 6, 2012 at Mon General Hospital in Morgantown.

He served his country in the U.S. Army for three years in Germany. He was retired from the Alltel, HMI and Cellular One. Ron’s favorite things in life were family, friends and the friends of his children and grandchildren.

He was born on November 30, 1942 in New Martinsville, the son of Zina Pearl Ice Harter and the late Jack Harter.

Surviving, along with his mother, is his wife of 48 years, Shelley Milburn Harter; a son, John (Johnna) Harter; a daughter, Janet (Randy) Moore; grandsons, Mitch and Holden Moore and Johnny Evan Harter; a brother, Gary (Helen) Harter and his children, Dean (Connie) Harter and Karena Harter; a brother-in-law, Milo (Joanne) Milburn and his children, Marie, Joe (Jeanne), Mike, Vincent and Billy Milburn.

Friends will be received on Monday from 3-9 p.m. at Palmer Funeral Home, Pine Grove, WV, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday October 9, 2012 at 11 a.m. with Milo Milburn officiating. Interment in the Milburn Cemetery, Reader, WV. Online condolences may be expressed at

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.