Charles Ronald “Ron” Ewing, of Cecil, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at St. Clair Hospital, after a short illness.
Born May 12, 1937, he was the son of the late Charles and Izetta (Eaton) Ewing.
On December 30, 1966, he married Gwendolyn Joy (McCoy) Ewing, who survives.
Mr. Ewing is also survived by a sister, Beverly (Dutch) Triplett of Beaver, a sister-in-law, Jan Craig of North Carolina, a sister-in-law, Carol (Harry) Epstein of Florida, his best friend Duie (Jean) Matenkosky of Jeannette and many nieces and nephews.
Ron graduated from West Allegheny High School, attended Grove City College and graduated from American Flyer Flight School in Oklahoma. He had a life-long passion for flight. He designed, built and flew model airplanes since he was a child and owned and flew his Cessna 150 from 1969 until 2004. Following that he rode motorcycles and motor scooters.
He loved his many dogs and cats, especially his cat “Ted” a rescue from Washington Area Humane Society, who misses him greatly.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. All arrangements are entrusted to Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc., 314 W. Lincoln Ave., McDonald (724-926-2800). In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Washington Are Humane Society, P.O. Box 66, Eight Four, PA 15330.