Ronald Skwirut

RONALD SKWIRUT, 61, MOUNT OLIVE

Ronald Skwirut, 61, of Mount Olive died Thursday, July 3, 2008 at Compassionate Care Hospice, Dover.

Born in Newark and raised in Kenilworth, Ronald resided in Mount Olive for over 27 years. Ronald had previously been employed by Verizon for 28 years and was currently employed by Mack-Cali Realty Corp. in Roseland. He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War on the USS Wright from 1965 to 1967.

Ronald enjoyed working around the house and garage, fishing, cruising to the oldies, playing Rummikub with his wife, playing pool, reading, solving word search puzzles and being with his family and friends.

He is survived by his beloved wife Sheila (nee Bain) Skwirut, his parents Adele (nee Pyzik) & Stanley Skwirut, his son Ronald Skwirut Jr. and wife Jacqueline, his son Robert Skwirut and wife Aimee, his grandchildren Christopher Ryan, Catherine Rose, and Jeffrey Ronald. He is also survived by many other loving family members.

Cremation was private. A Memorial Gathering will be held on July 26 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Memorial Service following at 3:30 p.m. at the William J. Leber Funeral Home on Route 206 & Furnace Road, Chester, NJ 07930. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Ronald Skwirut be made to Project First Step, PO Box 389, Washington, NJ 07882