Ronald E. Walker

May 2, 1943 - January 2, 2014
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Mr. Ronald E. Walker

Ronald E. Walker, 70, of Belvidere, died Thursday, January 2, 2014 in his home. He was born May 2, 1943 in Park Falls, Wisconsin; the son of Glenn M. and Alba M. (Moore) Walker. Ron graduated from Butternut (WI) High School, Class of 1961. He moved from Wisconsin to Rockford in 1966 then to Belvidere in 1987. Ron married Linda L. Scharp in Rockford on September 17, 1966. He was employed as a maintenance mechanic for R & D Thiel Co. He served his country honorably in the Army during the Vietnam War. Ron attended St. Paul Lutheran Church in Butternut, WI and Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Rockford. He enjoyed his Sunday Morning Breakfast with his family as well as an avid football fan supporting the Green Bay Packers. Three words defined Ron, “True Family Man”. Ron is survived by wife, Linda, 2 sons, Glenn (Tina) Walker and Brent (Lisa) Walker, all of Belvidere; 5 grandchildren, Tyler Walker, Jake Walker, Austin Cina, Ethan Walker, Addison Walker; a sister, Marilyn (Allen) Lentz, 3 sisters-in-law, Carol Walker, Marion Walker, Marilyn Walker and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by parents, 2 sisters, Grace Walker, Geraldine Meisbauer; 5 brothers, Gerold and wife, Ruth Walker; Mike and wife, Eileen Walker, Gilbert Walker, Gordon Walker, and Gene Walker.

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Funeral services 11:00 A.M., Friday, January 10, 2014 in Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home 218 W. Hurlbut Av. with the Rev. Nord Swanstrom, Pastor of Zion Lutheran Church. Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Visitation 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Thursday, January 9, 2013 in the funeral home.


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Born: May 2, 1943
Died: January 2, 2014

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don carlson posted on 1/5/14

Sorry to hear about ronnie , He was a good freind and coworker


Florence ltman posted on 1/7/14

my prayers and thoughts are with you at the loss of your love one


Dean Moore posted on 1/3/14

PrayingLinda, Brent, And Glenn,So Sorry To Hear Of Ronnies Passing. We Will Be Praying For The Whole Family.


Cheri(Severson )Conrad posted on 1/5/14

My prayers and love to my dear cousinsCheri


Steve and Jean Richardson posted on 1/5/14

We are so sorry to hear of your loss of Ronnie. He was a very Nice man. and Loved his family very much... you are in our thoughts and prayers..He will be sadly missed.


Frances Hercik posted on 1/5/14

I am sorry for not being able to come see you. I know how hard this is to go through. My heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Franny


Ray Moore (Bud) & Barbara posted on 1/6/14

Linda and family, the hurt will pass but the memories will last forever. Very sorry for your loss. Will be praying that the piece of god will come upon you.


Dave & Kay Rumple posted on 1/8/14

So sorry for you loss. Ron was a good man. May your warm memories comfort you at this difficult time.


Kathy (Keily) and Louie Wagner posted on 1/10/14

Linda, We send our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. Remembering Ron from school and also remembering a beautiful girl who became his wife. Many years have passed, but you are both remembered at this sad time with much love and prayers for God to hold you in His palm.