Ronald Ginani July 11th, 1938 - November 15th, 2022

Ronald Ginani, 84, of New Buffalo, MI passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at Corewell Health in St. Joseph, MI. Arrangements entrusted to Starks and Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services. Those who wish to leave a condolence online may do so at

Ronald was born July 11, 1938 in Chicago, IL to Gene and Hilda (Stuck) Ginani. After high school he then attended Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago where he received his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. Ronald served his country in the United States Airforce. On July 14, 1962 he married Roberta Price in Chicago, IL. Ronald worked as a Private Electrical Engineer for many years.

Ronald enjoyed preforming in many operas in Chicago over the years. He also had a love for flying, scuba diving, sailing, making home made wine and spending time with is family and friends at their beach home.

Ronald is survived by his son, Gene (Denise) Ginani; grandchildren, Lauren Ginani, Ronald “Geno” Ginani II and Allison (Logan) James; great grandson Matthew Robert Davidson; sister Dale (Rich) Klabacha; several nieces and nephews; son-in-law, Warren (Patti) Zimmerle; sister-in-law, Pam Schaefer; brother-in-law, Deacon Gregory (Katherine) Price; and lifelong friends Ron Lenzi of Chicago and Phil Georgeau of Kalamazoo.

Ronald was preceded by his parents; wife Roberta, daughter, Debra Ann Zimmerle.