Ronald A. Eich, age 48 of Cedar Lake, Indiana formerly of Delavan, WI passed away suddenly on September 10, 2013. Beloved son to the late Charles Eich and Elizabeth (nee Spodark) Stout. Loving brother to Charles (Irene) Eich, Christine Eich, and the late Robert Eich. Cherished uncle to Charles III (Stephanie) Eich and Erica (Erik) Gardner. Dear nephew to Marlene Malic. Ronald worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator in the Excavating industry and belonged to the Local 150 Operating Engineers.Visitation Tuesday, September 17 from 3PM 8PM at the Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main Street, Crete, Illinois. Funeral service at 10AM on Wednesday at the funeral home. Entombment: Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, Indiana. Information (708) 672-7600.