Ronald E. Pelky, Sr. Age 86, passed away at his home on Saturday, March 7, 2020. He began his life in the rural farmlands of Maine. After graduating high school, he joined the United States Air Force and served in the Korean War where he traveled the world. During his travels, he met his wife of almost 65 years Rose Marie. Ron was a proud retiree as a structural engineer from DFW Airport, he managed many of the teams that built several runways, buildings, roads and parking structures. He loved his antique tractors, vintage cars, and RV’ing across the country and spending his summers on the coast in Maine with all their friends. He had friends all over the world and he had the opportunity to have quality conversations with many of them about a month before his passing. If you’re ever in Lubec, go see the veteran’s memorial in the town square and you will find his name listed alongside some of his longtime friends that he served with in the service. He is survived by his wife Rose Marie, his daughter Yvette, his 3 sons Leonard, Ronald, Lawrence and his 4 grandchildren: Christopher, Sebastian, Angela and Lauran.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home, 2710 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234.
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