Ronald “Ronnie” G. Fersch Jr., age 39 of York, died Monday, April 29, 2019.
He was born Feb. 25, 1980 at Davenport, Iowa to Ronald Sr. and Cindy L.(Vice) Fersch. Ronnie owned and operated the Cutting Edge Lawn Services in York, also did snow removal and was a volunteer caretaker at the Cashler Cemetery. Ronnie could do almost anything. He loved to help people anyway that he could. His contagious laugh and smile could not be ignored. He loved remote control cars, driving ATV’s, making things with wood pallets, but most of all he was a caring man who deeply loved his son, his family and his dog Shelby.
He is survived by his son, Lukas James Fersch of York; his mother, Cindy (John) Volkmer of York; his father, Ronald (Cindy) Fersch Sr. of Davenport, Iowa; two sisters, Angela Sue Meyer of York and her children Desiree and Clayton and Jenna (Zach) Gilliam of Hebron and their children, Jaelynn, Audrey and Ryker; aunt, Valerie (John) Munn of York; uncle, Delyn Vice of York; aunt, Ruthie (Drew) Anderson of Omaha; aunt, Deborah (Dave) Beadle of Ruskin, Fla.; uncle, Mike Fersch of Davenport; cousins include, Gavin (Michelle) Vice, Mandi (Joe) Julianelle, Jesse (Janelle) Vice, Jocelyn McCall, Dillion Vice, Katie Anderson, Kristy Vice, Kolbi (Nate) Marxen, Miranda Vice, Shaylee Vice, Davianne Vice, Todd (Brandy) Beadle, Amy Menke, Ryan Fersch and Sean Fersch; step-sister, Becky (Kevin) Brown and their children, Andrew and Carson and special friends, Hannah and Sheila, along with many other friends and relatives.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Noel D. Vice; grandmothers, Yvonne M. Vice and Vera Irene Vice; grandfather, Harold Fersch (Delores); uncle, David Vice and his dog and best friend Shelby Sue.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, May 3, 2019 at the Arbor Drive Community Church in York with the Reverend Dave Martelle officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in York. Visitation will be from 1 -8 p.m. on Thursday with his family greeting friends that evening from 6 - 8 p.m. at the mortuary. Memorials may be sent to his family for later designation. Condolences may be directed to www.metzmortuary.com. Metz Mortuary in York is handling arrangements.