Ronald P. Bonar, 51, of Walnut Street, Alden, passed away unexpectedly Sunday at his home.
He was born in Nanticoke on Aug. 15, 1961. He was the son of Stanley and Bernadine (Labeda) Bonar of Alden.
Ronald was a graduate of Greater Nanticoke Area High School, Class of 1979. He was employed as a carpenter for various local contractors and was a former member of Carpenters Local Union 645, Scranton. Ronald was a member of the Alden Rod and Gun Club; The Fraternal Order of Eagles, Nanticoke; and the Italian American Sporting Club, Glen Lyon.
Surviving along with his parents, Stanley and Bernadine, are sisters, Doreen Lohman and her husband, Kevin; Maureen Shurmanek and her husband, Jim; Cheryl Condo and husband, Dennis; brothers, Duane and wife, Debra; Steven and wife, Susan; Glenn and his wife, Nancy; Michael and companion, Rebecca Regan; special aunt and uncle, Steve and Cindy Labeda; six nieces; eight nephews; three great-nieces and three great-nephews; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Ronald will be sadly missed by his many friends, his loving family and his sidekick, his dog, Casey.
A public viewing for friends will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 211 W. Main St., Glen Lyon. Private funeral services with Devine Liturgy will be held in St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church, Kingston. Private interment will be held in St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Cemetery, Glen Lyon. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made at the funeral home to be put forth to a charity of the family's choice.