Ronald E. Stout
Car Enthusiast

Ronald E. Stout, 73, of Nescopeck Township, died Feb. 25, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Born Jan. 24, 1945, he was one of seven children born to the late Mae Stout. He was raised and educated in Nanticoke. Ron worked at several sewing factories in the Nanticoke area before he was employed for 30 years at C&M Springs/Dana Corp., Berwick. Prior to retiring, Ron worked as a custodian at Nescopeck Elementary School.

Ron enjoyed fishing and loved mowing grass. He was a car enthusiast and liked watching Barrett-Jackson car auctions. He was a Steelers and Eagles football fan, and a Dale Earnhardt Jr. NASCAR fan.

He will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Ruth M. (Spencer) Stout, with whom he celebrated a 52nd wedding anniversary Feb. 14. He also leaves behind daughters, Renee Hileman and husband, Haven, of Wapwallopen; Rhonda Scheets and husband, Kevin, of Nescopeck Township; son, Ronald A. Stout, of Nescopeck Township; grandchildren, Desiree, Christopher, Dylan, Tyler, Kody, Kajun and Kyle; great-grandchildren, Kayden and Warren; and several brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Roy, at birth; and a brother, Charles Marino.

A funeral service was held at Heller Funeral Home LLC, Nescopeck. Online messages of comfort may be sent to