LANTANA BEACH, Fla. - Harry Ronald "Ron" Petrich, 66, of Lantana Beach, Fla., died on Aug. 28 in Tampa Beach, following an illness with leukemia.
Born May 30, 1946, he was the son of Harry and Helen Petrich.
Mr. Petrich retired from Palm Beach County where he was employed as a journeyman plumber. He had taught plumbing at the Palm Beach County Community College.
Survivors include a son, Eric (Kim) Gingher; two daughters, Beth (Scott) Reed and Lisa (John) Hamner; six grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and three brothers, Ross "Al" Petrich, Richard Petrich and Regis Petrich.
He was preceded in death by his father, Harry Petrich on March 9, 1981; and his mother, Helen Petrich, Sept. 6, 2011.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, 644 E. Main St., East Palestine (www.oliver-linsley.com).