RONALD S. TONOVITZ age 87, beloved husband of the late Dorothy (nee Iliano); loving father of Steven (wife Linda); devoted grandfather of Michael, Spencer and Melissa (fiance Jake Rumpke); cherished son of the late Steven C. and Teresa (nee Negron); dearest brother of Jacqueline LaRue, Bobbie Kay Morganti (husband Richard), and the late Madeline Sullivan; treasured uncle, great-uncle, cousin, friend and extended grandfather of many.
Ron was born on March 17, 1931 and passed away on January 30, 2019. Born in Barberton, Ohio, Ron was a resident of Mayfield Heights for 57 years, and previously lived in the Collinwood neighborhood of Cleveland. He graduated from West Tech High School, and worked as a mechanic for the City of Mayfield Heights. An avid hunter, Ron also enjoyed playing poker in Las Vegas and auto racing. He was described as hard worker who was strong-willed and generous, and dedicated to his family and work. Ron will be dearly missed.
Relatives and friends are invited to meet for the Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church 5384 Wilson Mills Road, Highland Heights. Burial following at Knollwood Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Ron at THE CHURCH SATURDAY MORNING 9:30-10:30 AM. Arrangements by THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS.Print This Obituary & Condolences