Ronald W. Coombe
unknown - June 6, 2012
Ronald W. Coombe, 75, of Skaneateles, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Born in Syracuse, he was a lifelong resident of Skaneateles and a 50-year summer resident of Bass Lake in Ontario, Canada. He had worked as a right-of-way agent for Niagara Mohawk for 39 years. He had been active in several Theater Organ Societies in many capacities, from listener to president. Ron loved to cook and entertain guests with his abilities at playing the piano and organ. He enjoyed pets and later in life had a dog and two cats he treated as family. Ron had been an American Cancer Society volunteer for smoking cessation across New York State and as far away as Chicago.
He was predeceased by his parents, Willis and Susie Millier Coombe, and is survived by several cousins and friends. Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, June 16, at Burrows Chapel in Lake View Cemetery, Skaneateles. Contributions may be made to Burrows Chapel for organ maintenance. To send condolences visit robertgrayfuneralhome.com.