Obituary for Ronald S. "Ron" Barboe
Ronald S. Barboe, age 80, of Monroe Township, passed away peacefully on Thursday July 13, 2017 at The Elms of Cranbury, with his loving family at his side. Born in Perth Amboy, Ron also lived in Metuchen for many years before moving to Monroe. He graduated from Upsala College with his BA and then from Newark State University with his Masters in education. Prior to his retirement, Ron was a teacher with the Woodbridge Township Board of Education. He was very active in the 1st Presbyterian Church in Metuchen and loved to travel, travelling throughout Europe with his wife, friends and church. Ronald also spoke Hungarian fluently, following his family’s legacy.
Ronald is predeceased by his parents Steven & Irene Barboe. He is survived by his beloved wife Kathryn of Monroe; his loving children Kimberly Ann of VA and R. Stephen, Jr & his wife Amy of FL; and 3 adoring grandchildren Haley Rose, Amanda Ann, & Jenna Nicole.
Services were private under the direction of the M.A. Maliszewski Funeral Home, 218 Whitehead Avenue South River, NJ 08882. Please note that a memorial service will be held in the fall at the 1st Presbyterian Church of Metuchen. Letters of condolence and completed funeral arrangements may be found by visiting www.maliszewskifuneralhome.com.