Ronald S. Gulick, 84, of Wilton, Conn., passed away on July 7, 2016. He was born on July 18, 1931, in New York, N.Y., the son of the late William and Wilma (Buck) Gulick.

He is survived by his wife Jacqueline, son Jeffrey, daughters-in-law Kerry and Kathy and grandsons Devon and Dana. He was predeceased by his son, Ronald Gulick; and a sister, Betty Dudley.

Ron started painting at an early age and attended the NY Phoenix School of Design and the NY School of Visual Arts. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He had a long career as an Art Director in New York City and had numerous watercolor exhibits which conveyed his enduring passion for fishing and the Norwalk Harbor and Islands. He was a member of the American Watercolor Society, the East Norwalk Boat Club and Silvermine Golf Club.

Private services will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Soundkeeper (soundkeeper.org) P.O. Box 4058, Norwalk, CT  06855; Regional Hospice of CT (regionalhospicect.org) 30 Milestone Road, Danbury, CT 06810 or a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Bouton Funeral Home, 31 West Church Street, Georgetown.