Ronald J. Dimmer, 83, of Mt. Holly passed away on January 25, 2022 at Caromont Regional Medical Center. He was born on May 11, 1938 to the late Virgil Dimmer and Eleanor Faber Dimmer. He is also preceded in death by his brother, Raymond Dimmer. Ronald was a longtime member of A Mighty Fortress Lutheran Church in Charlotte where he was very active. He was a member and past President of the Mt. Holly Lions Club. He was also a board member of the Gaston County Home Builders Association and was a founding member of the Mt. Holly Habitat for Humanity. Ronald enjoyed airplanes and flying. He was a small airplane pilot and mechanic.
Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years, JoAnn Ferch Dimmer; daughter, Vicky Pierce; sons, Greg Dimmer and wife Shelli and Brian Dimmer and wife Cheryl; brothers, Marlin Dimmer and wife Trina and Duane Dimmer; grandchildren, Brandon, Ashlyn, Andy, Charly, Morgan, Kayla, Sierra, and Blake; and great grandson, Mason.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at A Mighty Fortress Lutheran Church, 8200 McClure Cir, Charlotte, NC 28216, with Rev. Molly Kuekes officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Hillcrest Cemetery, Mt. Holly.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gaston County Habitat for Humanity, 1840 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054.