Ronald E. Burk, Sr., age 78, of Delta, Ohio, passed peacefully in his home, surrounded by his family, Monday morning, August 22, 2016. He was born August 25, 1937 in Maumee, Ohio to Raymond P. and Evelyn (Snyder) Burk. Ronald married Sue Komon on January 28, 1956.
Ronald was a heavy equipment operator for GLI and avid outdoorsman who loved hunting deer, golfing and fishing. He also was a bowler and traveled to play in several bowling tournaments, as well as a self taught musician in a band, playing several instruments by ear.
Ronald will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 60 years, Sue; son, Ronald E. Burk, Jr.; daughter, Roxanna (Patrick) Curtin; 9 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and brother, Roger (Brenda) Burk.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents; son, Leslie Burk and brothers, Jim and Jerry Burk and Paul Snyder.
Family and friends may visit Thursday, August 25th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631). Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 26th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Donna Stutzman officiating. Interment will follow at Swanton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Great Lakes Caring Hospice.
Residence: Delta, Ohio
Visitation: Thursday, August 25th from 6 to 8 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton
Funeral Service: Friday, August 26th at 11:00 am in the Funeral Home
Interment: Swanton Cemetery