Ronald Joseph "Rapper" Krystofiak, 52, of Coatesville, PA, passed
away unexpectedly Monday, August 14, 2023, following a long illness.
He was born in Dunkirk, November 15, 1970, son of Ronald James
Krystofiak and the late V. Maureen (LaCapra) Krystofiak.
Ronald attended the former St. Hyacinth's School along with Dunkirk
Senior High School. He was a former parishioner of Blessed Mary
Angela Parish at St. Hyacinth's.
He served 6 years in the United States Navy aboard various ships.
Following his service, he worked for many years as an Electronics
Technician Field Engineer at Wallops Island,VA Naval Facility under
several contractors. Ron made his home nearby, in Pocomoke City,
MD, where he raised his family.
We remember Ron as a fun-loving, genuine soul who enjoyed seeing
and having a good time. He had a big heart, contagious laugh, was
generous, and loved to reach out to help others whenever he could.
He touched many peoples' lives throughout the years. Ron especially
loved carrying on a conversation on any topic big or small beginning
at an early age, thus earning his nickname "Rapper".
Surviving in addition to his father are his children Mitchell (Megan)
Krystofiak of Pocomoke, MD, Matthew Krystofiak
USNAVY in Hawaii, Michael Krystofiak Pocomoke, MD, and Chelsey
Krystofiak Pocomoke, MD, siblings Mary (David) Shull Dunkirk, Michelle
(Anthony) Hamilton of FL, Kevin (Jennifer) Krystofiak NC, and Heather
Krystofiak Dunkirk, grandchildren Ethan, Elijah, Emmett, Emberlyn and
Evelyn all of Maryland, as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces,
great nephews, and his special pet cat "PERRY".
Relatives and friends may call Saturday from 1-3 PM at the R. Mackowiak
3 PM. Internment will be private.
Flowers are respectfully declined and Memorials are asked to be made to
the Dunkirk Joint Veterans Council C/o
American Legion Post #62.
Central Ave, Dunkirk.