YORK Ronald E. Klineyoung, 59, passed away peacefully Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at Manor Care South following a courageous battle with cancer. A celebration of life tribute service will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Heffner Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, with Pastor Richard B. Starr officiating. A visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. on Friday and 3 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, both at the funeral home. He was born in York on March 28, 1954, the son of the late Earl L. and E. June (Ball) Klineyoung. Ron graduated in 1972 from William Penn Senior High School. During high school, he participated in marching band, symphonic band and was Vice President of the Executive Cabinet for his class. He held various jobs over the years. His interests included writing and music. He enjoyed talking about politics, religion and his family, especially his daughter and grandchildren. Ron was a member of Oasis Club and NAMI. He was a good friend to many throughout his life. Mr. Klineyoung is survived by his daughter, Alexandra Weaver and her husband Jason of York; four grandchildren; and two sisters, Debra Klineyoung of Pittsburgh, and Diane S. Markey and her husband Bradley of York. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness), 140 Roosevelt Avenue, Suite 200, York, PA 17404 or www.nami.org. His family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all those who have been involved in Ron's care throughout the years. Send condolences at BestLifeTributes.com
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Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc
1551 Kenneth Rd York, PA 17408
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Dec. 19, 2013