Ron was the former owner of Merlino's Pizza in East McKeesport and Mama Pepinos in Elizabeth. He was a fantastic cook and loved to prepare meals and spend time with his family, particularly his two sons and three grandsons. He was an avid sports fan, especially when it came to golf, football, and basketball. He was always the life of the party and with an amazing sense of humor. Ron was also a member of the Church of God, a Worldwide Organization. Ron is survived by his loving mother, Brenda Grebur of Herminie; sons Alex (Melissa) Grebur of Elizabeth and Tyler Grebur of White Oak; sister Melissa (John) Piontka of Herminie; grandchildren Dominic, Carter and Jameson Grebur. He is also survived by his dear Aunt Nancy and Uncle Al Grebur of Herminie; very supportive Uncle Terry Merlin of Miramar, FL and close family friend Obed Echevarria of Miramar FL; Uncle Jeff (Cheryl) Merlin of North Huntingdon; Uncle Tim Merlin of Boardman, OH and Uncle Scott Merlin of White Oak; niece Gionna Piontka and nephew Nathan Piontka; cousins Jeff, Justin, Chance, Jake, and Bianca Merlin as well as many other close family members and friends. Family and friends will be received at the Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home and Crematory on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, from 5 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 11 a.m. in the Jaycox-Jaworski funeral home chapel, with burial at Grandview Cemetery where Ron will be laid to rest beside his father Ronald Sr. and his grandparents, Hubert and Rose Merlin. In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Ron's name be made to the National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) at www.namikeystonepa.org Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Originally published December 02, 2019.