Ronald Louis Milke, Jr., age 52, of Fishs Eddy, New York, passed away on November 23, 2013. He was born on October 21, 1961 in Austin, Texas to Ronald Louis and Marilyn (Powell) Milke, Sr. Ron was a 1980 graduate of Burkburnett High School and attended Texas Tech University. Ron was a stonecutter for Tomkins Bluestone in Hancock, New York. He was a singer, songwriter, musician and member of numerous bands through the years. Ron loved dogs and was a skilled contractor, craftsman and builder.
He is survived by his father, Ron Milke, Sr. of Plano, Texas; sisters, Donna Sheets and husband Jack of Lucas, Texas and Jennifer Milke Taylor of Plano, Texas; nieces, Natalie, Madelyn, Emily, and Elise; nephews, John Jr., and Thomas; great-nephew; John III and numerous other loving relatives and friends.
Ron was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Milke.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, December 1, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel in Allen, Texas. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience on Saturday, November 30, 2013 to pay their respects and to sign a register book. Interment will follow at Miller Grove Cemetery in Miller Grove, Texas.