Ron is survived by his two sisters, Lois A. Fisher of Pompton Plains, N.J., and Gale Belilah and her husband, Karl, of Eliot, Maine, and St. Augustine, Fla., three nieces, Jamie, Jill and Janne; and several cousins, including Doug Walrath and his wife, Peg, of Cooperstown.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Kramer Apman, who died in November 1989; and his father, Harry Apman, who died in August 1969.
A memorial service will be offered at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, 2013, at the First Baptist Church of Cooperstown, with the Rev. Douglas Deer, pastor, officiating. In accordance with Ron’s wishes, there will be a time for refreshment and fellowship immediately following the service.
Later this spring, Ron will be laid to rest near his mother in the Charles Evans Cemetery in Reading, Pa.
Those who wish to remember Ron with a memorial gift, may do so by making a donation to the Deacon’s Assistance Fund of the First Baptist Church of Cooperstown, 21 Elm St., Cooperstown, NY 13326.
Arrangements are under the guidance of the Connell, Dow & Deysenroth Funeral Home in Cooperstown.