Ronald Fredrick Sekley
Ronald Fredrick Sekley
  • October 16, 1933 - December 6, 2017
  • Manasquan, New Jersey

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Ronald F. Sekley, age 84, of Manasquan, NJ, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, N.J.
Born in Newark, N.J. on October 16, 1933, he was the son of the late Fred and Lydia Sekley. Ronald grew up in Hillside, N.J. and graduated from Hillside High School and Seton Hall University. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, where he was a radio operator in the South Pacific in the Korean War. After his honorable discharge from the Navy, Ronald was employed by New Jersey Bell Telephone Company, where he worked for over 35 years.
Ronald was married to the late Doris Clifford for over 56 years. They lived and raised their family in Rahway before moving to Manasquan in 1995 to enjoy their retirement years.
Ronald is survived by his loving children Ken Sekley (Maureen) of Columbia, S.C., Karen D'Andrea (Tony) of Norwalk, CT and Robert Sekley (Jessica) of Boulder, CO; grandchildren Maegen, Connor, Anne, Anthony and Ben and great-grandchildren Jackson and Nora. He was predeceased by his brother Fred.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 6 to 8 pm and Monday 10 to 11 am at the Neary Quinn Funeral Home, 39 South Street in Manasquan. Funeral service will follow 11 am in the funeral home. Following a private cremation, interment of the cremated remains will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Brielle, NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association at