Ronnie L. Delcore, 70

Ronnie L. Delcore of West Bend died on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Milwaukee at the age of 70 years. He was born on March 28, 1943, in Little River to the late Clarence and Gladys (nee Croizer) Delcore.

On Oct. 28, 1967, he was united in marriage to Mary Ellen Driscoll at St. Thomas Church in Milwaukee. Mary Ellen predeceased May 26, 2010.

Survivors include two sons, Jeff (Mary) and Andy; five grandchildren, Katie, Amanda, Stella, Greta and Charlie; brothers and sisters Phyllis (Fred) Hafemann of Leroy, Wayne (Carol) Delcore of Allenton, Karen (Edward “Porky”) Bergmann of Slinger and Hank (Nancy) Delcore of Kewaskum; two brothers-in-law, Richard Fischer of Newburg and Robert Driscoll of Milwaukee; one sister-in-law, Kathleen (Kitty) Wiedenhoeft; and many other relatives and friends.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Shirley Fischer and Cheryl Adams, and brother-in-law Dale Adams.

A special thanks for the care and love he received in his last days in home hospice from Kathy Leighton and all family and friends who were by his side.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 138 N. Eighth Ave., West Bend, at 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Washington County Memorial Park. The family will greet relatives and friends during a period of visitation at the church only on Friday from 9:30-11:15 a.m.

In lieu of flowers the family requests all memorials to the Evans Scholar Foundation, One Briar Road, Golf, Ill., 60029-0301.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences available at