May 18, 1948 - January 15, 2013 Resided in Fairfield, PA
Ronald J. Unger
On Tuesday, January 15, 2013 of Fairfield, PA.
A graduate of Wakefield High School, Ron later served Northern Virginia as a funeral director at Arlington Funeral Home, Murphy Funeral Home and most recently Jefferson Funeral Chapel. Ron was also a past president of the Arlington Host Lions Club, a past secretary and president of the Fairfield Lions Club and a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, however what Ron most enjoyed was being a member of the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Company working in the kitchen on bingo night. He loved golf, working on his cousin's farm, playing guitar and playing beer pong at the family's annual crab party.
He is survived by his beloved wife Jillane Sowers Unger; sons Ronald J. Unger, Jr. and William Michael Long (Jenn); brother Norman G. Unger and granddaughters Michaela and Sophia Long and also survived by Shannon and Sadie. He is preceded in death by Sheba. Relatives and friends may call at Jefferson Funeral Chapel, 5755 Castlewellan Dr. Alexandria, VA on Friday, January 18, 2013 from 3 PM until time of service at 6 PM and again at St. John Lutheran Church, 13 East Main St. Fairfield, PA on Saturday from 12 Noon until time of service at 2 PM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, the family of Ron Unger requests that memorial gifts be made to the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins. Please make checks payable to Johns Hopkins Medicine and mail to: One Charles Center, 100 North Charles St., Ste. 234, Baltimore, MD 21201. Please indicate on the check that the donation is in memory of Ron Unger.