GRAMZA - Ronald Leonard "Ron"
Suddenly on July 18, 2021. Born on July 14, 1941 in Buffalo. Son of the late Leonard and Catherine (Hoffman) Gramza. He raised a family on Grand Island and lived his final years at the "Country Home" in Cattaraugus, NY. Husband of 52 years of Anna Maria (DiPasquale) Gramza. Brother of Patricia (Gramza) Vanderwalker, Michael Gramza and the late Albert Gramza. Father of Jeanne (Edward) (Heim) Goudreau, Dennis (Elena) Heim, Ronald (Lisa) Gramza and Amy (Joseph) Verost. Doting grandfather to Patricia Philpot, Christina (Heim) Leshney, AmyJo Verost, Emily Heim, Dominic Gramza, Robert Heim and Grace Gramza as well as to three great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind numerous friends at Lazy Acres Campground in Otto, NY. Ron proudly served his country in the Navy in the early 60's. He worked in carpentry and cabinetry for most of his life and spent his retirement years in his wood shop fashioning countless gifts for the people he loved. In his spare time he enjoyed visiting with friends and family. Friends may call Thursday 4-8 PM at the Kaiser Funeral Home, 1950 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at 9:30 AM at St. Stephen's Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo. Share condolences at kaiserfuneral.com
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Published by Buffalo News on Jul. 20, 2021.