Ronald J. Lindgren, Janesville, WI
July 14, 1933 - November 9, 2017
Ronald J. Lindgren, age 84, of Janesville, died on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Huntington Place. He was born in Yankton, SD on July 14, 1933, the son on Donald and Wilma (Jilg) Lindgren. He lived in Marinette, WI for 35 years, before moving to Janesville in 2014. Ron married his high school sweetheart Marsha A. Johnson in Yankton, SD on October 18, 1955, and just celebrated their 62nd anniversary. After serving in the U.S. Army, he was Store Manager of JC Penney for 40 years, retiring in 1993. He enjoyed golfing, being outdoors, woodworking and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Marsha A. Lindgren; four children: Roni Ann Hardee of High Point, NC, Tami Lee (Mike) Fischer of Maple Grove, MN, Chuck (Julie) Lindgren of Janesville, WI, and John (Shari) Lindgren of Coto de Caza, CA; ten grandchildren: Brandon Hardee, Brittany Brown, Travis Hardee, Laurie Leadens, Mandy Jeppesen, Megan Lindgren, Ron Lindgren, Tom Lindgren, Sean Lindgren and Charlotte Lindgren; nine great-grandchildren: Grace and Joseph Hardee, Lydia, Lila and Liam Brown, Savannah and Scarlett Hardee, Austin Leadens and Audrey Jeppesen; sister, Sharon Boyd, and her two daughters, Laurie and Lisa; sister-in-law, Myrna Fitzgerald of Janesville, WI, and her two daughters, Beth (Dan) Driver and Becky (Rob) Rivest. He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother-in-law, David Fitzgerald of Janesville, WI.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY with Fr. Paul Ugo Arinze officiating. Interment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, November 14,2017 at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. Lasting Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association. Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family. For online obituary and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com