Ronald Eugene “Ronnie” “Big E” Pyszkowski, 61, of Forest Hills, Ky., passed away Friday October 19, 2012, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington.
He was born April 10, 1951, in Jacksonville, Fla., to the late Joseph John Pyszkowski Sr., and Carmine Loretta Adkins Pyszkowski.
He is also preceded in death by one brother, Joseph John Pyszkowski Jr.
He was retired from N & S Railroad as a yard engineer after 40 years and three months. He was a member of the Forest Hills Baptist Church, UTU, Moose Lodge and Elks Lodge.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Kay “Sherry” Staton Pyszkowski; three daughters, Cindy Lynn (Michael) Andersen of Forest Hills, Ky., Kristy Renee (John) Barrett of Forest Hills, Ky., and Lisa Ann (Jason) Estepp of New Camp, Ky.; two brothers, Roger Pyszkowski of Pineville, and Ralph Pyszkowski of Palm Bay, Fla;, one sister, Andrea (Ballard Jr.) Smith of Palm Bay; six grandchildren, Chelsea Horton, Carrigan Horton, Mikelle Andersen, Kasey Barrett, Hailey Barrett and Bubba; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon Monday October 22, at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home with Ralph Pyszkowski Jr. and Jason Estepp officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Memory Gardens at Huddy, Ky., with Ralph Pyszkowski Jr., Jerid Lee Pyszkowski, Andrew Psyzkowski, Harry Deskins, Mark Conley and Ralph Pyszkowski Sr. serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be John Hall, Johnny Caponite, David Pacific and Jimmy Bevins. Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Sunday night at the funeral home.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry, Ky., is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at rerogersfuneralhome.com.