Welcome to the memorial page for

Ronald L. Ennis

July 28, 1933 ~ June 30, 2017 (age 83)

Ronald L. Ennis, 84, of County Rte 179, passed away on Friday, June 30.  He was born on July, 28, 1933 the son of John and Margaret Duke Ennis in Neptune, NJ.

He married Joan Gant in 1953, she passed away December 7, 1991.

He became an Ironworker and was employed as a supervisor at Brennan Company, Elizabeth, NJ. He was a lifetime member of Ironworkers Local 373.

He belonged to the African Violet Association and was a 5 time National championship grower.  He loved to fish and enjoyed playing cards with his friends at Sportsmans Hideaway campground.

Surviving him is a daughter, Debra Kitzi, Chaumont; a brother, James Ennis, PA; a granddaughter, Melissa (Timothy) Hoistion, Bridgewater, NJ; a great-granddaughter, Mackenzie Hoistion, Bridgewater, NJ; two step great-grandchildren, Daniel and Caitlin Hoistion, Bridgewater, NJ.  He is also survived by a close friend of many years, Ann Callaghan, NJ.

He is predeceased by his spouse, Joan Ennis; his daughter, Deloras Ennis; and his son in law Thomas Kitzi.

In Lieu of flowers donations may be given in his name to the American Lung Association, 418 Broadway, 1st floor, Albany, NY 12207.

Arrangements are with the Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont, New York. A memorial service will be held on July 22nd at 1pm at Sportsmans Hideaway Campground.  

Online condolences may be made at 

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Lung Association
418 Broadway, 1st floor, Albany NY 12207

 Service Information

Memorial Service
July 22, 2017

1:00 PM
Sportsmans Hideaway Campground
30167 Co. Rt. 179
Chaumont, NY 13622

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