Feb. 13, 1924 — Feb. 24, 2015
Ronald Anderson of Wauwatosa was born to eternal life on February 24, 2015, at age 91.
Ron was a member of “the Greatest Generation” and a descendent of the patriots of the American Revolution. He was a “Hump” pilot during WWII and retired a U.S.
Air Force lieutenant colonel after 23 years of service.
He was the beloved husband of the late Marilyn (nee Muth); a loving father of Lynn (Jon) Leider, Karen (George Poster) Anderson, Mark (Lisa) and Doug (Carol); and a proud grandfather of Lisa (Ryan) Rupe, Jeffrey (Tracy) and Erick (Kristy) Leider, Matthew (Amy) Anderson, Sarah (Jordan) Teele, Rebecca (Michael) Poublon, Rachel (Christopher) Bell and James Anderson.
Ron is also survived by 16 great-grandchildren, other caring relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Monday, March 2, from 12 noon until time of the funeral service at 1 PM at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Chapel of the Chimes, 13235 W Capitol Drive, Brookfield, followed by graveside committal services with full military honors.
Memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project or the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight are deeply appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Wauwatosa is serving the family. For more information, call 414-774-5010 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.