September 26, 2020

Ronald L. Zarembka


Ronald L. Zarembka, 85, passed away peacefully on August 15th, 2018. He was a wonderful and loving husband, father and grandfather who treasured his family. He is survived by his loving wife Arlene (King) Zarembka. The couple would have celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary on August 27th.

He was born in South Bend, Indiana, son of the late Leo and Theresa Zarembka, brother to Robert of Akron, Ohio and Eugene of South Bend, Indiana.

Loving father of Bruce R. Zarembka, Mark S. (Rose) Zarembka, Mary Anne (Russell) Maciel, Susan A. (Michael) Bricault.

Loving Grandfather of Dr. Steven Zarembka, the late Lauren Zarembka, Anne Zarembka, twins Marissa and Jessica Maciel, Erica Maciel, Christopher and Stephanie Bricault.

Ron proudly served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He was employed by G.T. Sheldahl and retired from Lee Engineering.

He loved family vacations, the beach, the Patriots and Red Sox and was an avid fisherman. He especially loved attending his grandchildren's sporting events and activities. The funeral was held on Monday, August 20th at 10:00am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am in St. Martha's Church, Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial with military honors were in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations be made to Lauren Zarembka Memorial Foundation, PO Box 154544, Riverside, RI 02915.

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