Joseph A. Ramun, Jr., Struthers, Ohio Obituary
STRUTHERS, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Joseph A. Ramun, Jr., 78, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, December 22, 2020 at Mercy Health Boardman after a brief illness.
Joseph was born September 13, 1942 in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of the late Joseph and Ida Coppola Ramun.
A lifelong resident of the area, Joe graduated from Lowellville High School in 1960.
He attended Youngstown State University until his enlistment in the United States Army during the Korean War. He served his country for three years, returning to this region after his honorable release in 1966.
Mr. Ramun has worked his entire 40-year career in finance. He first started working for Associates Finance, then Society Bank which is now Key Bank and retired from First Western Bank in New Castle as Vice President of Installment Loans.
He was a member of the Christ Our Savior parish of the Saint Nicholas Roman Catholic Church.
Some of Joe’s favorite pastimes included golfing with his friends, his weekly coffee with his pals at Burger King, which he missed a lot during the pandemic, cheering on the Browns and Buckeyes, relaxing and reading a good Western novel. in the evening and going on a trip with his wife and family. A caring, gentle and loving man, Joe will always be remembered for his generosity and his presence for everyone.
Joe leaves his wife, the former Kathy Diana, whom he married on May 4, 1968; his son, Joseph D. Ramun of Struthers; brother, David Ramun of Lowellville; two sisters, Kathleen (Danny) Libert of Cortland and Carole Wizer of Pittsburgh and a host of in-laws, nieces and nephews, whom he loved very much.
A private funeral service was held for the immediate family at Davidson-Becker Funeral Home.
Interment will take place at Notre-Dame du Saint-Rosaire cemetery in Lowellville.
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