Born in Springville , he is the son of the late Edward and Leila Button Johnson.
Prior to retirement he was employed by Universal Instruments of Binghamtom, NY as a machine operator.
Ronald was a World War II veteran serving in the Army infantry. He also was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and St. Louis Cardinals fan. He loved gardening and was famous for his raspberry jam. Ronald loved his family, children, grandchildren, and also missed his wife.
He is survived by one son, Ronald Jr. and wife Debbie of Binghamton, NY; two daughters, Yvonne Sincavish and husband Tyre of West Nicholson, Joan Johnson and companion Jim Sincavish of Nicholson; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his dog, Cuddles.
Ronald was predeceased by two sons, James and Gary.
A funeral service with Military Honors will be held Thursday at 7:00pm in the Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home, 91 State Street, Nicholson. The funeral service will be conducted by Pastor Margaret Hartmann of the First Presbyterian Church of Nicholson.
Interment will be held in the Lynn Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 5:00pm until service time.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the the American Cancer Society.