Ronald Lee Golunka

SALEM – A memorial Mass will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s Catholic Church for Ronald Lee Golunka, 61, of Salem who died at 1 a.m. Friday at his home.

The Rev. Stephen Wassie will officiate the services. There will be a time of visitation from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. There will be full military honors given at the close of the services.

Mr. Golunka was born on Oct. 9, 1951 in Salem, the son of the late Thomas and Carrie (Murray) Golunka.

He was a former electronic technician working in the coal industry out of Cleveland.

He was a Roman Catholic and attended St. Paul’s Catholic church.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He is survived by his wife, the former Sandra Jayne (Emch) Golunka whom he married on Aug. 3, 1973; and siblings, Neil J. of Salem and Karen Sue (James) Kusel of Palm City, Fla.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother Theodore Allen Golunka.

Friends can sign the guest book or leave a tribute at

Arrangements by the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem.