Ronald G. Howard, 77, of Ruskin, Fla., passed away June 25, 2018. Ron was born in New Jersey, where he lived until moving to Ruskin, Fla., in 2006 with his wife Margaret “Margo” Howard (McMahon).

He is survived by his wife Margo; his loving children, Ron (Michelle) of North Carolina, Donna (Paul Henry) of Florida, Don (Shirley) of Maine, and Debbie (deceased) of California; his grandchildren, Candis, Genovese, Jessica, Stephanie, Anthony and Jade; seven great-grandchildren; his sister, Barbara Howard, SSJ, of St. Joseph’s Villa in Flourtown, Pa.

Ron worked at Mason’s, UPS, and S&W Waste in New Jersey before retiring.

Ron and Margo found Heaven on Earth at Riverside Club in Ruskin: many dear friends, beautiful weather, boating, golfing and an active social life. Summers at the lake in Maine with family and friends made life complete.

A funeral Mass will be held at St. Anne Catholic Church in Ruskin, Fla., Thursday, July 12, at 11:30 a.m.