Ronald Kolarik, 68, of Redwood Court, Warren, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. He was the beloved husband of Denise (Giguere) Kolarik.
Born in Woonsocket, a son of the late Stephen and Amelia (Romanski) Kolarik, he had been a field engineer for Eastman Kodak for many years before retiring in 1990. He had been a member of the Bristol Yacht Club.
Besides his wife, he leaves a brother, Stephen Kolarik of Anderson, S.C.; and two nieces, Ashley and Hillary Grunberg.
Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Road, Warren, where family will receive friends at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. A Mass of Christian burial for he and his sister-in-law, Louise Grunberg, follows at 10 a.m. in St Mary of the Bay Church, Main Street, Warren. Burial for both will follow in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to PARI Independent Living Center, 500 Prospect St., Pawtucket, RI 02860. See www.wjsmithfh.com.