Evansville, IN – Ronnie E. Pendley, 76, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022 at Majestic Care in Newburgh, Indiana. He was born on April 7, 1946 in Morton’s Gap, Kentucky to the late Cecil and Melva Pendley.
Ronnie led an adventurous life filled with rappelling, mountain biking, scuba diving, spelunking and racing Enduro motorcycles. He also enjoyed farming cattle, camping and anything else involving the outdoors.
He was a member of the Evansville Bike Club, the International Mountain Bike Association and the Evansville Mountain Bike Association.
Ronnie is survived by his wife, Beverly (Hammers) Pendley; his children, Kevin Pendley (Ann) and Eric Pendley (Angie); 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and his sister, Carroll Heydinger (Ed).
He is preceded in death by his step-son, Brian Sizemore and his nephew, Glenn Heydinger.
A memorial service will be at the Connection Church on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 with visitation hours from 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M., services starting at 6:00 P.M. The church is located at 3700 Kansas Rd. in Evansville, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Evansville Bike Club in Ronnie’s name.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.