ONEONTA – Ronald S. Songdale, 86, passed away Jan. 5, 2021, at Chestnut Park Nursing Home in Oneonta.
He was born March 19, 1934, in Oneonta, the son of Peter and Violet (Sterling) Songdale.
Ron was a Air Force veteran, serving in 1952-1956. He was a member of the Oneonta Vets Club and the Moose Lodge.
Ron was employed as a manager at Williams Furniture Store, Oneonta, for 30 years. He also worked in security and as a greeter at the Oneonta Walmart for 16 years.
He is survived by his son, Jeffrey S. Songdale and fiancée, Penny Carey, of Morris; his sister, Sylvia Quartier, of Florida; a niece, Kim; and his dear friend, Marie Laterra of Oneonta.
He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Peter Songdale.
A private graveside service will take place at the West Oneonta Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.lhpfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are by Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, 51 Dietz St., Oneonta.