Ronald L. Ermlick, 69, of Charleroi passed away on January 5th, 2020 peacefully at home. Ron was born in North Charleroi on February 21, 1950 the natural son of Charles Captain, Jr., adopted son of Ross E. Ermlick and mother Rhenna Davis Ermlick
Ron graduated from Charleroi High School class of 1968. Following high school he enlisted in the United States Navy where he served his country honorably during the Vietnam War.
Ron was a Life Member of the American Legion Post 22, Life Member VFW Post 167, Sons of the American Legion, Vietnam Veterans Inc., US Navy Cruiser Sailors Assn. A former member of the Forty and Eight, and former member of the Brethren of the Coast. He had also served on the state American Legion committee for POW/MIA.
Ron is survived by his wife Judy (Savidge) Ermlick of Charleroi, son Richard L. Ermlick of Charleroi and daughter Kimberly (Ryan) Redman of Charleroi. Grandchildren; Richard J. Ermlick, John T. Ermlick and Calla C. Redman; sisters Brenda Kosanko, Vicki Seftas, Carrie Romesburg, Maureen Chuboy, Shelby Bell and Kelly Showman; Sister-in-law Nancy S. Jackson and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Ron is preceded in death by his brother Robert E. Ermlick.
A gathering of friends will begin at 1 pm with a memorial service at 2:30 pm on Saturday January 11th, in the SCHROCK-HOGAN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES INC., 226 Fallowfield Ave., Charleroi. Upon his wishes Ronald will be buried at sea at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to any charity of your choice in Ronald L. Ermlick’s name will greatly appreciated.
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