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Obituary for Ronald J. Beach
Ronald J. Beach, age 77, of Stratford passed away peacefully October 24, 2013 in St. Vincent Medical Center. Born in Bridgeport July 3, 1936 son of the late Norman and Lottie (Leake) Beach, Ron resided in Stratford all his life and was a retired Firefighter with the Stratford Fire Department. He was a lifetime member of the Valley Yacht Club, Milford and enjoyed boating and fishing on Long Island Sound. As a young man he was an avid golfer. He is predeceased by his beloved wife of 47 years Valerie Beach and his brother Norman Beach. He is survived by his special best friend Carol Murdzia of Milford, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Joseph and Lynne Zielski of Cheshire, nieces Norma Ginicola of Milford, Lori Beach of West Haven and Dr. Cynthia Reinhardt of Long Island, a nephew David Zielski of California and several great nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10 am meeting directly at St. Joseph Church of Stratford, 1300 Stratford Road, Stratford. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery with Military Honors. Friends may call from 3 to 7 pm on Sunday at the William R. McDonald Funeral Home, 2591 Main St., Stratford. In lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph Church of Stratford. To offer a message of condolence, visit www.wrmcdonaldfuneralhome.com
Cemetery: St Joseph Cemetery 1300 Stratford Rd Stratford, CT 06614