Ronald D. Trawick, 80, of Warren, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa.
Ron was born Sept. 19, 1933, in Warren, Pa., the son of the late Fred and the late Violet Moore Trawick.
A lifelong area resident, Ron attended the Warren High School, and then served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Baltimore during the Korean War.
Ron owned and operated Trawick's Barber Shop in Warren for more than 50 years. He was a member of the North Star Lodge 241, Free and Accepted Masons, a 32nd Degree Mason and a member of the Coudersport Consistory, the Moose Lodge 109, the Fraternal Order of Eagles 313, life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 631, was a life member of the American Legion Post 135, and a life member of the Pine Grove Sportsman's Association.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and was a master gardener. Ron especially enjoyed his family and his grandchildren's activities.
He is survived by his wife and love of his life, Bonnie Tremblay Trawick, whom he married on March 8, 1983; two daughters: Rhonda Narlee and husband, Ron of Warren, Pa., and Kim Leach and husband, Michael of Sugar Grove, Pa.; one son, Ron Trawick and wife, Tammy of Sugar Grove, Pa.; two sisters: Loretta Farr of Youngsville, Pa., and Elizabeth Dangel and husband, Dan of Beckley, W. Va. He also survived by nine grandchildren: Amanda Tower (James), Jessie Hurley (Mandi), Paul Leach (Megan), Jeniffer Leach, Mallory Coan (John), Courtney Trawick, Aaron Trawick, Elijah Trawick, and Hunter Trawick; five great-grandchildren: David Tower, Phoebe Tower, Bryson Hurley, Addison Leach, Gabriel Leach; and a great-grandson due in September.
Friends will be received at the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home Inc, 1003 Pennsylvania Ave., E., Warren, on Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 4-7 p.m. A funeral will be held there at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21, with the Rev. Marcus Briggs, chaplain, Warren County Rouse Home and Warren General Hospital, officiating. Members of the North Star Lodge 241, will conduct a memorial service at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Burial will be in Warren County Memorial Park, with full military honors provided by the Sheffield and Clarendon Veterans of Foreign Wars and active duty U.S. Navy personnel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of choice.
To view the obituary online or send the family e-condolences please visit www.petersonblickfuneralhome.com.