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Ronald E. McCoy

July 17, 1937 ~ November 10, 2019 (age 82)

Obituary

 Ronald E. McCoy, 82, of Exeter Township, went to be with his Lord, on November 10, 2019 at Reading Hospital & Medical Center.

 

He was the loving husband of Shirley June (Kuser) McCoy, with whom he shared 53 years of marriage.

 

Born July 17, 1937 in West Reading, he was a son of the late Elmer and Catherine “Edyth” (Fenstermacher) McCoy.

 

A contractor from the age of 15, Ronald started his own business, Ronald McCoy Home Improvements, in 1971, and ran it for 44 years, until retiring in 2015.

 

He was a member of Exeter Bible Fellowship Church, where he was active in various church ministries.

 

He enjoyed racing and loved tooling around in his 1950 Studebaker and his motorcycle.  He also enjoyed his koi pond.

 

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are his four children: Kathryn J., wife of Kevin B. Raifsnider of Muhlenberg Township; Donna M., wife of Ralph Puglisi of Palm Harbor, FL; Linda E. Wurst of Minersville; and Ronald S., husband of DeAnn D. (Durkit) McCoy of Exeter Township.

 

Other survivors include are his ten grandchildren: Larry, Lauri, Randy, Britney, Emily, Kirsten, Ronald, Tyler, Kelsey and Ciara and 12 great grandchildren.

 

Also surviving is his sister, Dorothy McCarty of Reading.

 

Ronald was preceded in death by three sisters, June Randazzo, Gladys Weller and Lillian Steinmetz.

 

Services will be held Tuesday, November 19 th at 11 a.m. at Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 423 Main Street, Oley.  Viewings will be held Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday morning from 10-11.  Burial will follow the service at Berks County Memorial Gardens, Maidencreek Township.

 

Contributions may be made to: St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 332 Lauderdale Street, Memphis, TN 38105.

 

For online condolences, visit www.StitzelFamilyFuneralHomes.com.

 

To send flowers to Ronald's family, please visit our floral section.


Services

Viewing
Monday
November 18, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
423 Main Street
Oley, PA 19547

Viewing
Tuesday
November 19, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
423 Main Street
Oley, PA 19547

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 19, 2019

11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

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