Ronald W. ‘Ron’ Rumschlag
Ronald W. “Ron” Rumschlag, 82, of Fostoria, passed away Monday evening, Aug. 20, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home.
He was born July 24, 1936, in New Riegel, to Ralph and Agnes (Finsel) Rumschlag. He married Margo Ann Karcher June 6, 1959, and she preceded him in death.
Survivors include his three sons, William “Will” (Mindy Smith) Rumschlag of Tiffin, Michael “Moe” Rumschlag of Fostoria and Gregory (Tammy) Rumschlag of Tiffin; two daughters, Marcia (Randy) Hall of Dayton and Lisa (Benji) Herrera of Jenera; a brother, Bernard (Joan) Rumschlag of New Riegel; a sister, Suzanne (Cletus) Reinhart of New Riegel; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He also was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Leonard Rumschlag.
Ron graduated in 1954 from New Riegel High School, went to engineering school at Bowling Green State University and also took some courses at University of Toledo. He worked at Columbia Gas of Ohio and as a maintenance worker and bus driver for New Riegel School, had his own heating and plumbing business, and later retired from Sentinel Career Center. Ron enjoyed playing saxophone and clarinet in bands, camping throughout Ohio with his wife, Margo, singing and calling square dances, coaching baseball, umpiring Little League and high school sports, watching sports on television, doing crossword puzzles and collecting coins.
Friends may visit with the family from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, at All Saints Parish, New Riegel.
His Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, at the church, with the Rev. Timothy Kummerer officiating. Burial will follow in St. Boniface Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneral
Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.