STOCKTON - Ronald G. Duchow, age 77 passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday August 30, 2017 at his home. He was born on January 29, 1940 at the Monroe St. Claire Hospital to Rodney and Dorothy (Long) Duchow. He married Shirley Ann Lincicum on December 9, 1962 at St. Paul UCC in Wayne Township. He served in the United States Army from 1961-1967. He farmed in the Juda, WI area and then worked at Kelly Springfield for 30 years. He also was the Nora Township road commissioner for 17 years. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Lena. He was a lifetime member of the Moose Lodge in Freeport, and a very active supporter of the Stockton FFA Alumni. He was an avid Green Bay Packer fan, enjoyed playing euchre, and anything John Deere and John Wayne. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife Shirley, children; Richard (Penny) Duchow of Stockton, IL, Loretta Humphrey and Roxane Zucker of Bloomington, IL, Colleen (Jim Koch) Cichon of Monroe, WI and Allen Duchow of Stockton, IL. Seven grandchildren, one sister Janice (Archie) Randolph of New Milford,IL, one brother Donald (Virginia Kurth) Duchow of Harshaw, WI.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Dale Duchow.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Lena.
A visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 PM on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Leamon Funeral Home in Lena. Burial will be at Lena Burial Park. Rev. Rick Bader will officiate the services. A memorial has been established in his name. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.leamonfh.com.
Posted: Monday, September 4, 2017
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