Local resident's brother

Ronald L. Tekavec, 72, of Streetsboro, died April 14, 2014. Cremation has taken place.

He was born June 15, 1941 in Crucible, Pa., to Frank A. and Anna (Pribula) Tekavec. He had been a Streets-boro resident for most of his life and retired from Chrysler Corp. in Twinsburg.

Survivors include his brother Gary (Connie) Tekavec of Aurora; sister Joanne Rugan of LasVegas; nephews Mark, Brett, James and Rodney Tekavec; and sister-in-law Elva Tekavec of Streetsboro.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Frank J. and John Tekavec. Arrangements were handled by Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home's Streetsboro Chapel. Condolences and memories may be shared at