NILES - Ronald Gale Scherich, 40, passed away on Sunday morning Aug. 3, 2014, at his residence.
He was born in Warren on Nov. 28, 1973, the son of Ronald G. and Valerie Piper Scherich.
''Ronnie was a good son and a good and loving husband with a wonderful, funny personality.''
A 1992 graduate of Niles McKinley High School, he attended The Ohio State University and Kent State University.
At the time of his death, he was employed as a millwright at General Motors Lordstown.
A Pittsburgh Steelers fan, he enjoyed watching football and movies, yardwork, swimming and especially walking his dog, Dimitri.
Ronnie is survived by his wife, "The love of his life and best friend," Kristen Nicole Toth Scherich, whom he married on Sept. 8, 2012; parents, Ronald G. and Valerie Scherich of Niles; two sisters, Carla Scherich of Niles and Andrea (Ronald) Wright of Cortland; two nieces, Lauren Syersak and Ryleigh Wright; nephew, Cole Wright; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Calling hours will be 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home, where the funeral will follow at 7 p.m. The Rev. Curtis Miller of the New Hope Methodist Church will officiate.
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