Ronald A. Gebo, 90, passed away peacefully at his home, on April 1, 2017, with his wife of 35 years, MaryAlice, by his side. Ron was born on January 20, 1927 to Oliver Gebo & Hazel (Roberts) in Newton Falls, NY.
Ron served his country in the Army at the end of World War II from March 1945 to March 1947. He reenlisted in the Army in May 1950 for 3 years.
He spent most of his adult years living in the upstate New York area as a commercial painter in the Painters Local Union No. 31, Syracuse, NY.
He has two natural children, David & Dawn, and 5 grandchildren. He has 2 step-daughters, Donna & Dave Modafferi, and Kathy & Jim Thousand. He has 4 step-grandchildren.
In the 1980’s & 90’s, he and MaryAlice lived in Hastings, NY and summered at Brennan’s Beach camp ground on Lake Ontario for many years. They moved to Tarpon Springs, FL in 1994. Ron enjoyed rollerskating, boating, bowling and many other activities in retirement. He could always be counted on to help out his friends & neighbors with small home projects from flooring to painting. He will be greatly missed.