Robert A. Ramaley, Sr., 66, of Conneaut Lake died Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Meadville Medical Center.
He was born in Murrysville May 14, 1951 a son of Arthur and Bernice Johnson Ramaley. He married Wanda Marie Zarembinski August 22, 1981 and she preceded him in death December 24, 2016.
He was a 1969 graduate of Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville and was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the US Air Force from 1971-1975. Shortly after moving to Conneaut Lake, he and his wife Wanda purchased Run A Muck Campground from his father in1984. He retired from Run A Muck in 2017 and his son Robert Jr. took over operations as the 3rd generation family owner.
He was known as Mr. Fix-It; always being able to repair or rebuild anything. He was a die-hard Pittsburgh Steeler fan and loved socializing with his campground family. He was a former member of the Linesville VFW Post #7842 and American Legion Post #462. In his younger years, he also enjoyed fishing trips to Canada.
He is survived by a son, Robert A. Ramaley, Jr. and his wife Nikki of Conneaut Lake; two grandchildren, Leah Kendri Ramaley and Robert A. Ramaley, III; a brother, Dan Ramaley; a sister-in-law, Debbie Stewart and her husband Dave of Linesville and a brother-in-law, Ludwig Zarembinski of Linesville.
He was preceded in death by his wife and parents.
A private graveside service with military honors will be held in Lakeview Cemetery, Conneaut Lake.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Linesville VFW Post #7842, 6913 Gehrton Road, Linesville, PA 16424 or the Sons of the American Legion, c/o Linesville American Legion Post #462, 110 W. Erie Street, Linesville, PA 16424.
Arrangements are under the direction of the WAID-COLEMAN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 12422 CONNEAUT LAKE ROAD, CONNEAUT LAKE, PA 16316 where memories and condolences may be shared at www.waidcolemanfh.com.
Published on September 4, 2017