We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Ronald Nicholas Spata. He passed away on Monday, November 21, 2022 surrounded by his family.
Ron was born on May 12, 1961 in Edison, New Jersey, he was 61 years old. He worked for the State of New Jersey Division of Motorvehicle for 32 years and held various positions. He retired in 2019 as Supervisor 1 of Bus Team 10.
He was invested in health and wellness and he enjoyed spending time in the kitchen. Ron was an avid gardener, had a love for fixing anything that needed attention and a passion for classic cars of which he attended car shows regularly with two of his own.
He had a whitty, dry sense of humor of which we came to love and appreciate during the time we had the opportunity to care for him over these past few years. We have memories we will cherish forever and we will truly miss him.
He is predeceased by his father Joseph Spata. He is survived by his mother Josephine Spata, his brother and loving caregiver Glenn Spata and his wife Emelia and his two nieces Kathleen and Laura.
Visitation will be Friday, November 25th, 2022 from 2-6pm at Gosselin Funeral Home in Edison, New Jersey. The funeral mass will be Saturday November 26, 2022 at 10:30am at St. Helena Roman Catholic Church in Edison, New Jersey. Burial will follow at St Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia, New Jersey.