Ronald J. Kilby
Gowanda - Ronald J. Kilby, 73, a retired black top foreman for Union
Concrete died Monday, August 02, 2010 at Lake Shore Hospital in Irving,
NY. He was born April 21, 1937 in Buffalo, NY the son of Floyd and
Virginia (Hawkins) Kilby.
He was a member of United Methodist Church of Cattaraugus and the
Gowanda Moose Club. Ron enjoyed Bear Lake in the summer and
Lakeland, FL in the winter as well as the time he spent with his
grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was an avid NASCAR fan. He
served in the U.S. Army during peace time.
He is survived by his wife Nancy Kilby (Sawyer) of Gowanda, NY; his son
Todd M. Kilby of Gowanda, NY; his daughter Tracie (Vern) Wright of
Leon, NY; his brother Robert (Beverly) Kilby of Crossville, TN; three
grandsons Travis Wright, Kristopher Kilby, Luke Wright; two great
grandchildren; a niece and a nephew. Besides his parents he was preceded
in death by his grandson Nicholas Kilby. .
Visitation will be held at Hills Funeral Chapel 55 So. Main St., Cattaraugus,
NY on Friday from 2-4 P.M. and 7-9 P.M.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 7, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at
Hills Funeral Chapel. Rev. Michael R. Jones of Roberts Memorial Free
Methodist Church will be officiating. Burial will be in the Liberty Park
Cemetery in Cattaraugus. Family suggests memorials to American Heart
Association, PO Box 3049, Syracuse NY 13220.
Hills Funeral Chapel