Ronald A. Widmann,
Feb. 27, 1936 — May 7, 2017
Ronald "Woody" A. Widmann, 81, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 7, 2017, at The Kathy Hospice in West Bend. He was born Feb. 27, 1936, in Milwaukee to Sabastian and Josephine (nee Smith) Widmann. He married his high school sweetheart, Betty (nee Ochowicz) Widmann on Feb. 16, 1957.
Ronald enjoyed boating, fishing, trips, cruises, driving to Tennessee, walking and doing his yard work. They loved country western dancing and all the great friends met along the way. He especially loved spending time with his family.
Ronald is survived by his wife of 60 years, Betty; son, David (Kathy) and daughter, Diane; grandchildren, Jennifer Martinez, Jamie (Brad) Crayne and Julia Martinez; and great-grandchildren, Cameron, Ciera, Brady and Jacoby. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Ronald is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ben; parents-in-law, Leona (William) Ochowicz; and sisters-in-law, Lois Sager and Sandy Zimmermann, A funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 11, at St. Luke Lutheran Church (4860 Arthur Road, Slinger, WI 53086) with the Rev. Marsha Carrier presiding. Visitation will be at church from 11:30
a.m.-1:15 p.m. Entombment will follow at the Washington County Memorial Park.
Memorials are appreciated to St. Luke Lutheran Church (4860 Arthur Road, Slinger, WI 563086) and The Kathy Hospice (3232 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095) A special thank you to the staff of The Kathy Hospice, the Kraemer Cancer Center and especially to Dr. Gary Herdrich for all the loving and compassionate care.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 orwww.phillipfuneralhome.com.