Fruk, Ronald J., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, August 23, 2012 after a lengthy illness, at seventy-seven years of age. Ronald was born February 11, 1935 in Saginaw, to Gladys Jerkeci and Erwin Fruk. He married Lois Federspiel on June 19, 1954. They had six children. Crystal May, Steven (Lori) Fruk, Kathy (Dennis) Ancil, Jerry (Mary) Fruk, Ron (Shelly) Fruk, and Scott (Debbie) Fruk. He later married, Margie Pittman Yaggie on August 20, 1983 and added four step-daughters Julie (Ken) Kovach, Stena (Tim) Demijohn, Tanya (Scott) Blehm and Darla Kolomak; along with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is also survived by three sisters, Ann (Ron) Clark, Barbara Wolkens and Frances Osmond. Ron was preceded in death by his parents and two brother-in-laws David Wolkens and Arthur Osmond. Ron was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #82, The Saginaw Bowling Association, The Saginaw Senior Bowling Association and The Saginaw Bowling Hall of Fame. He was inducted into the Saginaw Bowling Hall of Fame in 2001. He was a hunter, fisherman and loved to camp and travel. Ron was of the Lutheran faith. Funeral services will take place on Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, Saginaw (between Shattuck and McCarty). Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Rev. Richard E. Mundt will officiate. Honoring Mr. Fruk's wishes, a cremation will follow. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family or St. Peter Lutheran Church, 2461 N. Raucholz Road, Hemlock, MI 48626. www.snowfuneralhome.net