Ronald Frick Sr.

Obituary of Ronald W. Frick Sr.

Ronald W. Frick Sr., 79, of Gilbertsville, PA, passed away on October 8, 2020, at Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health. He was the husband of the late Carol J. (Banks) Frick, with whom he shared 53 years of marriage.

Born in Pottstown, PA, on July 20, 1941, Ronald was the son of the late Woodrow and Doris (Herrlinger) Frick.

Ron served in the United States Air Force and worked as an architect for all of his life. He was an active and faithful member of Grace Lutheran Church in Pottstown, where he served on many committees, helped maintain the church property, and was a scout leader for Boy Scout Troop 99. He was an avid golfer, volleyball player, and woodworker. He will be deeply missed.   

He is lovingly remembered by his son, Ronald Frick Jr., Honolulu, HI; his daughters, Cynthia Wilkinson, wife of Kevin, Pottstown, PA, and Denise Mathias, wife of Chris, Aliquippa, PA; and his brother, Douglas Frick, husband of Kelly.

A viewing will take place on October 16, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 660 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place after the service at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Please note, masks and social distancing will be required at the viewing and service.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ron’s memory to Grace Lutheran Church.

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at