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Official Obituary of

Ronald "Monk" Calnon

October 29, 1959 ~ March 30, 2024 (age 64) 64 Years Old

Ronald "Monk" Calnon Obituary

Ronald J. "Monk" Calnon, 64, of Halifax, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday afternoon, March 30, 2024 shortly after arrival at UPMC- Harrisburg.

Born in Pottsville, October 29, 1959, a son of the late John and Ruth Good Calnon.  He was a 1977 graduate of Williams Valley High School.

Monk spent over 40 years working at Dayton Parts, Harrisburg.

He was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Millersburg.

Monk was an avid outdoorsmen, who enjoyed nothing more than spending time fishing on the river, hunting or just taking in all nature had to offer.  He was a member and past president of Havice Valley Hunting Camp. Camping and boating were big part of Monk and his families life, where a lifetime of memories were made. He had also volunteered coaching softball in Halifax while his daughter played. Monk was a huge fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Kathy Frantz Calnon; a son, Eric Calnon and his wife Jessi, Gratz and a daughter, Autumn Calnon-White and her husband Jerrell, Harrisburg; a sister, Brenda Koons, Tower City; six grandchildren, Emma, Hunter, Jase, Logan, Amaya and Maxson.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2024 at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10-11 at the chapel.

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April 6, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
644 East Grand Avenue
Tower City, PA 17980

Funeral Service
April 6, 2024

11:00 AM
Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
644 East Grand Avenue
Tower City, PA 17980


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