Ronald Gene Budnar, age 67, of The Colony, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, in Plano, Texas. He was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, to Cora (Aton) and Nicholas Budnar on November 24, 1953. After attending college, Ronald had a successful career in the restaurant industry. He married the love of his life, Joan Marie Halcli, on November 14, 1975, in Alamogordo, New Mexico, and they were blessed with a daughter and a son. He was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all those who knew him.
Ronald is survived by his beloved wife, Joan Budnar; his daughter, Sherri A. Pfenninger of Irving, Texas; his son, Ronald G. Budnar Jr., and his wife, Danielle, of Metarie, Louisiana; his grandchildren, Kayleb York and Kaitlin York; and his brother, Richard Budnar, and his wife, Barbara, of San Antonio, Texas.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Cora and Nicholas Budnar.