Ronnie H. Read, 69 years of age, a life-long resident of the area, passed away on April 12, 2021 at his home in Columbia, NJ on April 12, 2021. He was born on October 19, 1951 in Newton, NJ to Harold and Lorraine (Yetter) Read. He is survived by his wife Linda (Crone) Read, 2 sons, Sean and Brett Read, a grandson and a sister, April Crone. There are no services scheduled at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825.