Ronald P. Drabick
Age 72 died Thursday, June 13, 2013 after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Canton, Ohio to the late Rudy and Olga Drabick. Ron was a 1958 graduate of Canton South High School. He lived most of his life in Canton but most recently lived in Florida. He was a contractor by trade but also owned several businesses over the years.
He is survived by his wife, Denise McClure-Drabick; five sons and spouses, Steve (Connie) Drabick of Canton, Vince (Kelli) Drabick of Canton, Tony (Lisa) Drabick of Virginia, Chris (Alison Caplan) Drabick of Akron, Zachary (Ashley) Drabick of Tennessee; four grandchildren, Heather (Steve) Lytle, Holly Drabick, Brady Drabick and August Drabick; two great-grandchildren, Hudson and Kinlee Lytle; four sisters and spouses, Phyllis Changet, Barbara (Richard) Freday, Nancy (Gene) Petite and Linda Buccini, all of Canton; one brother and spouse, Rudy (Vicki) Drabick of Columbus, Ohio.
In lieu of formal services, the family will host a celebration of Ronald's life on Saturday, June 15, 2013 (Today). For more information please call (330)417-3718. Memorial donations may be made to Aultman Compassionate Care Center, 2821 Woodlawn Ave. N.W., Canton, OH 44708 or the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University, 300 W. 10th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210.
Published in The Repository on June 15, 2013