First Posted: 1/20/2013
Ronald Alvin Helriegel, 82, of Center Street, Pittston, died on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre. He was born in Pittston and was the son of the late Alvin and Esther Meytrott Helriegel. He graduated from Hughestown High School and served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Ronald had been employed for 34 years as an air traffic controller for the FAA. He was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Hughestown. His wife, Sally Gordon Helriegel, preceded him in death in 2004. Surviving are his daughter, Kathy Johnson, Scott Township; sons, Ronald R., Taylor, and David R. Helriegel, Lansdale; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Private services were held.
Arrangement are by the Hugh B. Hughes & Son Inc. Funeral Home, 1044 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort.