Gerald Ronald ‘Ron’ Kochevar
Feb. 18, 1946 — March 4, 2016

Gerald Ronald ‘Ron’ Kochevar Gerald Ronald Kochevar, age 70, of Wisconsin Rapids, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2016, at Strawberry Lane Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Ron was born on February 18, 1946, in Waterford, to Gerald and Marie (Buckett) Kochevar.

He graduated from Waukesha South High School in 1964 and was a truck driver for several years.

Ron grew up with his cousins, spending much of his younger years on their farm. He enjoyed spending time with his family and taking his sons fishing.

Ron always made it clear to all how much he loved his family and his special friend Cheryl.

Ron is survived by his daughter, Renee Kluttermann; grandchildren Colin, Madeleine and Peter Kochevar; sister Theresa (John) Straka; niece Sara Straka; nephew Steven Straka; special friend Cheryl Berg; and best friend Jim Russell.

He was preceded in death by his parents, stepfather Jerome Herman; sons Nolan and Gary Kochevar; and his brother Mike Herman.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 24, at the Borth Cemetery, Borth WI (located at the intersection of County D and County XX, west of Omro, north off of Highway 21).