Ronald J. Reich

Ronald J. Reich, age 81, of Wesleyville, passed away Monday, August 26, 2013 at Twinbrook Medical Center. He was born in Erie on December 20, 1931.

Ron was a 1950 graduate of Wesleyville High School. He was employed for 40 years with Smith Meter, retiring in 1995. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Korean War. Ron enjoyed Pirates baseball and NASCAR.

Ron is survived by two sons, Ronald A. Reich (Sheila) and Rob D. Reich (Melody); one daughter, Melissa Sauers; three grandchildren, Ronald, Richard, and Nicole Reich; and three great-grandchildren, Ronald, Maxwell and Haydan. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Reich; his son-in-law, Keith Sauers; his mother, Alberta Reich; his sister, Joyce Fritts; and his aunt, Gertrude Reich.

Friends may call at the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., East, 2607 Buffalo Road, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 p.m. until the time of the funeral service there at 8:00 p.m., conducted by Rev. David Turner. Private interment, Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be designated to the Family. To send condolences, visit

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Published in the Erie Times-News on Aug. 27, 2013