Ronald Villa

May 24, 2020


Ronald Villa, a lifelong resident of Westfield, died May 24th at Bayshore Medical Center, as a result of Covid-19, he was 73. He was a graduate of Westfield High School and Kentucky Wesleyan College. Upon graduation from college he joined the National Guard before joining Villa Contracting Company in Clark, managing Clark Lanes for twenty years.

He travelled frequently with his family to their condos in California and Florida. Enjoyed skiing, fishing, hiking, and his most favorite hobby, running. Whether he was on the shores of Acapulco or the top of Mammoth Lakes, if it was Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, he ran eight miles and he never changed that pattern until well into his sixties.

He leaves his wife of 46 years, Ruth (nee Coutant) and two sons, Ronald (RC) of Linden and Scott of Cranford. A brother, Quinn of Jupiter Florida and a sister, Cindy of Chico, California.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to

Tunnel to Towers Foundation

2361 Hylan Blvd

Staten Island, NY 10306

Wounded Warriors

370 7th Ave Suite 1802

New York, NY 10001

St Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center

575 Woodland Ave

Madison, NJ 07940

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