Ronald Kimmell

  • Died: September 6, 2020
  • Location: Ruffsdale, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

Ronald Kimmell 74, of Ruffsdale went into the arms of his Lord and Savior on September 6, 2020. He was born March 18, 1946 in Flatwoods the son of the late Ed and Sadie Kimmell. He retired from Robertshaw Controls Co after 35 years. He also drove school bus for Hempfield and Yough School Districts. Ron loved all animals, his racoons, turkeys, deer and birds which he fed and his two loving cats, Peanut and Bubby. He loved taking care of his lawn and garden and always kept busy. He loved flying, acquiring his pilot license when he was a teen; riding his motorcycle and bicycle and attending estate sales. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by and infant brother, Jimmy; sisters, Elsie Stayer and Janet Kimmell and Judy Fisher. Ron will be deeply missed by his devoted wife of 49 years, Trudy (Gertrude Miller) Kimmell and his loving son, Ron Kimmell (Christine); sister, Delores Fisher (Harry) and brother, Kenny Kimmell. The family would like to thank all the volunteers, the fire departments, search teams and private individuals who helped with the search and recovery after his automobile accident. Visitation for family and friends will be held Saturday from 12 to 5PM at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant where a private service for the family will be held at 5PM. In lieu of flowers contributions in Ron's name may be made to the American Heart Association 444 Liberty Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or the Humane Society of Westmoreland County 119 N Greensburg, PA 15601. Please visit Ron's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral director. (In compliance with the CDC Covid-19 guidelines, only 25 people will be permitted in the funeral home during the visitation at one time, when arriving at the funeral home you may be required to wait outdoor until permitted to enter. Social distancing and masks are required for the visitation and service.)


Condolence & Memory Journal

Dear Trudy, Jeff & Family,

I’m so very sorry to hear the sad news of Ron’s recent Passing , You are in my thoughts & Prayers at this difficult time , Now our husbands are together in the presence of our Lord ,God bless

Posted by Beverly Nicolette - Friend   September 11, 2020

Ron me and my wife Becky want to extend our condolences. And prayers for your Family

Posted by Gary Myers - Scottdale, PA - Friend   September 11, 2020

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. My deepest sympathy. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Brenda Hribal-Montrose - Friend   September 10, 2020

The Smock Historical Society in Smock Pa. sends our deepest sympathy to the Kimmell Family, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Ron always visited our museum on saturdays on his motorcycle. Ron was a member of our museum and we will miss all his stories....He was a real gentleman and a friend. God Bless you All....from all the members of the museum.....

Posted by Pat Kopachko - Smock, PA - Acquaintance   September 10, 2020

My deepest condolences to you, your mom and family at this time. He will forever be with you.

Posted by Crystal McFadden - Normalville, PA - Friend   September 09, 2020

Deepest sympathy and prayers

Posted by Steve Petrone - Connellsville, PA - Friend   September 09, 2020