Ronald L. Schroll

Ronald L. Schroll, age 77, of Harborcreek, passed away at Twinbrook Medical Center on Monday, March 4, 2013. He was born in Erie on September 11, 1935, son of the late Lawrence and Geraldine Schroll. Ron was a well-known restaurateur in Erie. He owned several restaurants, including Ron's Restaurant on East Lake Road and Ron & Chet's Restaurant on Liberty St. He was the first to bring soft pretzels to Erie County and had pretzel stands at the Central Mall and Eastway Plaza. Ron was a member Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses - North East. Ron was a veteran of the U.S. Navy Reserve. He enjoyed playing football for Harbor Creek High School, where he graduated in 1954. Ron especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. Ron is survived by one son, Dale Schroll (Kristin); one daughter, Kimberly Williams; grandchildren, Shane, Josh, Austin, Alissa, Aidan, Nick and Kayla. Friends may call to the Dusckas Funeral Home, Inc., East, 2607 Buffalo Road on Friday from 11 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service there at 1 p.m. Interment, Erie County Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be designated to the family. To send condolences, visit

Funeral Home

Dusckas Funeral Home - East Side
2607 Buffalo Road Erie, PA 16510
(814) 899-7656

Published in the Erie Times-News on Mar. 7, 2013