Norfolk - Ronald R. Eicholtz, 62, of Norfolk, Va., formerly of Arendtsville, Pa. passed away on February 14, 2013.
He was born August 12, 1950 in Gettysburg, Pa. and was the son of Joyce A. ( Stoner)and the late Irvin S. Eicholtz.
He graduated from Biglerville High School, Pa. in 1968 and York Academy of Arts, Pa. in 1970. After enlisting in the Navy, he was honorably discharged and worked at U.S Public Health and the Joint Services Staff College- Library Division for over 35 years. Over the years Ron has had a successful career as an interior decorator throughout Hampton Roads. He was a member of Episcopal Church of the Ascension in Norfolk
Ron is survived by his partner George Maihafer of Norfolk, Va.; his mother Joyce A. Eicholtz of Arendtsville, Pa.; sisters Barbara A. Redding and husband Mike of Gardners, Pa. and Linda K. Carey and husband John of Biglerville, Pa.; brother Steven D. Eicholtz of Biglerville, Pa.; his partner George Maihafer of Norfolk;as well as several nieces, nephews, other extended family and dear friends.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 22nd at 2:00 at Episcopal Church of the Ascension on Newport Avenue in Norfolk with Rev. David Davenport officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Church of the Ascension, Food Bank or Youth Ministry.
H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts. Norfolk Chapel is handling arrangements and online condolences may be offered to the family at hdoliver.com