Ronald George Webber, 68
Ronald George Webber, 68, of Slinger, passed away peacefully at The Kathy Hospice on Jan. 25, 2016. He was born to George and Beryl (nee Stemp) Webber on March 26, 1947, in Milwaukee and raised in Katzenbach. Ronald graduated from Slinger High School in 1965 and married the love of his life, Bonnie (nee Sullivan) at St. Frances Cabrini Church in West Bend in 1976.
Ronald was an Eagle Scout in high school and later joined the United States Army in 1966. He was honorably discharged in 1968. He became a Boy Scout leader just out of the military and when he had kids, he became the cub master of their troop for many years. Ronald loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed hunting, camping, gardening and bird watching. Ronald was a sports fan and delighted in watching wrestling meets, Green Bay Packers games and listening to Milwaukee Brewers games on the radio. He donated regularly to charities and prayed for those in need. Ronald was the head usher at St. Peter Catholic Church for several years and volunteered many hours to the Slinger/Allenton Soccer Club.
Ronald is survived by his wife, Bonnie; his children, Shaun (Jamie), Nicholas (fiance Heather Phillips), Kelly (Dustin) Brantner and Andrew (Christina Schrubbe); and grandchildren, Isaiah, Elijah, Abbi, Karissa, Dakota George and Ayden. He is further survived by his extended family the Jungahans (cousins), nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and his dog, Bea.
He is preceded in death by his parents, cousins and many close friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at St. Peter Catholic Church (200 E. Washington St., Slinger, WI) with the Rev. Richard Stoffel presiding. Visitation will be at the church from 9-10:45 a.m. Military Honors will immediately follow the Mass.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be given to either of Ronald’s favorite charities: International Rescue Committee (122 E. 42nd St., New York, NY 10168-1289) or The Milwaukee Rescue Mission (830 N. 19th St., Milwaukee, WI 53233) A special thank you to all the visitors, to everyone who supported the family during this difficult time and for all the prayers.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.