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Ronald Franklin Golley

Ronald Franklin Golley, 86, of Coplay, died Aug. 26, 2021. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Helfrich) Golley for 48 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of Franklin and Dorothy Golley.

He was a 1953 graduate of Whitehall High School.

He had a 55-year career at Fuller Company/ FLSmidth.

He was a member of Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church and donated time to church events and services.

He was on the Coplay Borough Zoning Board. He was a member of Fullerton Fire Company, Coplay American Club, Coplay Saengerbund and, most recently, a member of Lappawinzo Rod and Gun Club.

He is survived by a son, Scott Ronald and his wife Stephanie and a stepgrandchild, Logan Shive of Allentown; a sister, Fay Chew of Seal Beach and her children Karen Diaz of Los Angeles and Gino Chew of Long Beach, all in California; a brother-in-law, Ernest Helfrich of Austin, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Lizzie Golley of Florida.

He was predeceased by a brother, Richard Golley.

Contributions may be made to Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, 18052; or Fishtails Animal Rescue, 233 East Girard Ave., Philadelphia, 19125.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.