March 5, 1941 - December 20, 2017

Ronald Wayne Parrent of Grover Beach passed away peacefully on December 20 with his family by his side Ron was born in Taft, CA March 5, 1941 and went to Taft City Schools prior to entering the Navy at 17 where he served with distinction on the USS Brister as a Radar-man  3rd Class. Ron married Elaine Caldwell, his High School crush, on August 17, 1962. 
Ron worked in the Electrical Contracting Industry for over 50 years and retired from C.E.D. He was a member of the Elks Lodge for 30 Yrs., loved the outdoors and was an accomplished hunter and fisherman. Ron is survived by his best friend and wife of 55 years, daughters Denise Lowell, Robin Fowler (Wayne),  son Derik Parrent (Natasha), Grandsons Jared and Bryce Lowell, Christian Fowler and brothers Kenny & Terry Parrent. Services will be January 5, 2018 at St Patrick's Catholic Church in A.G. at 1:00 PM