Ronald C. Balsiger
May 3, 1945 — July 10, 2015
Ronald C. Balsiger of Harrisville, formerly of Germantown, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015, at 70 years of age.
He was born on May 3, 1945, in Port Washington.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Lorinda (nee Rusch).
He was the beloved husband of Delores (nee Bormann for 51 years; loving father of William (Debbie), Lorelei (Kurt Enders Scott (Jackie) and Todd (Dallas); proud grandfather of Grace (Ralph Ramirez Elizabeth, Julianna (Jack Pfeifer Janelle Caleb Josh, Zach Luke, Alivia Jack and Lily; great-grandfather of Royce, Jaida and Emma and dear brother of Elaine (Fred Linstedt David (Debby) and Judy (Ken Zorn). He is also loved by nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends.
He was an avid outdoorsman, pheasant/deer hunter and bow hunter. He loved spending time at the cabin, in his woodshop and with his grandchildren and friends.
He had a passion for trapshooting and was a member of the Harrisville Sportsmen’s Club and Westfield Rod & Gun Club. He also enjoyed pitching shoes, playing sheepshead and cribbage. He was a lifelong carpenter starting his apprenticeship after high school and later starting his own business.
He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
A celebration of life and benefit for Ron will be held on Saturday, August 29, from 2 – 9 p.m. at the Harrisville Sportsmen’s Club, W5079 County Road J, Westfield WI 53964. All are welcome.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to John Madson P.O. Box 191, Coloma WI 54930.
Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home of Westfield 608-296-2272, is serving the family.
Visit online at www.steinhaushollyfuneralhome.com.