George Ronald Kruk Jr., 81, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, April 25, 2014. Ron, as he was known to many, was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and moved to Port Richey with his parents in 1973. He was an avid bowler at Lane-Glo Lanes, Port Richey; Hudson Bowl, Hudson and Neffer's and Manatee Lanes since living in Homosassa with his brother and wife. He loved his church and continued to be an active member of St. Mark's Presbyterian Church of Hudson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Tudie Kruk and nephew, Brian Thas. He is survived by his siblings, Wayne (Cindy) Kruk and Lois (Peter) Thas, both of Homosassa; as well as nieces and nephew, Pam (Kurt) Schabes, Dawn (Jim) Angarone, Brandon Schabes, Kailene Schabes, Crystal (Chris) Howard, and Emily Howard.
A memorial service will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 12, 2014, at St. Mark's Presbyterian Church of Hudson. Interment will be at Grace Memorial Gardens in Hudson. Memorial donations in Ron's memory may be made to St. Mark's Presbyterian Church, 7922 State Road 52, Hudson, FL 34667, phone, 727-863-5646. Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa. www.wilderfuneral.com.