Ronald R. Mielke, of the Town of Lockport, NY, passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, in Buffalo General Hospital. He was born in Niagara Falls, NY, on September 25, 1949, the son of the late George W. and Florence (Milleville) Mielke.
Mr. Mielke graduated from Niagara Wheatfield High School and was a lifelong learner and businessman. He owned Ron's Landscaping for many years before establishing ABC Mobile Home Service & Supply and ABC Plaza, Inc., which he built from the ground up, owned and operated for the past 30 years.
Mr. Mielke was the Past Vice Commodore of the Island Yacht Club in Wilson, the Power Squadron and was a member of BNI Group of Lockport. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, mowing the lawn and traveling throughout the world.
Mr. Mielke is survived by his wife, Gayle Knight-Mielke; daughters, Melissa (Dave) Kennedy, Jr. and Jennifer Mielke; grandchildren, David III, and Mackenzie; brothers, Dave (Connie) and Dan (Kathy) Mielke; sister, Kathy (Ron) Coty; his former wife and mother of his daughters, Mary Mielke. He is also survived by his dog, Sassy; many nieces, nephews, friends and coworkers.
His family will be present on Sunday, from 2-5 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 10 AM at Grace Chapel, 5845 Locust Street, Lockport, NY, with the Pastor Tim Dombrowski officiating.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials may be made in his name to Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Interment in North Ridge Cemetery, Town of Cambria, NY.
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Published on November 9, 2017