Lt Col Ronald C. Lindeke
August 30, 1940 - September 23, 2015
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
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Lt. Col. Ronald C. Lindeke, USAF retired, 75, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Appleton Medical Center. Ron was born on August 30, 1940 to Harold and Goldie (Rutherford) Lindeke in St. Paul, Minnesota. The family moved to Eau Claire, Wisconsin shortly thereafter. He was President of his 1958 graduating class at Eau…

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Dick Lindeke left a message on October 11, 2015:
Bill: I am so sorry to have lost touch with your Dad and Uncle Ron. I hadn't heard of there passing -- Along with your Grandmother and my beloved "Aunt Goldie".-- I hope that you will accept my delayed condolences for your losses.
Delbert and Sharon Guss left a message on September 29, 2015:
We send our sincere sympathy to your family. I worked for Ron and his partner in Las Vegas, I spent most days working with Ron, and He didn’t mind getting his hands dirty and worked the same as everyone else. My husband and I had dinner with Ron and mutual friends in late May or early June before he left to go to Wisconsin. Ron will be missed.
Judith Hunter (peterson)--class of '58 left a message on September 25, 2015:
My sincere sympathy to your entire family. I was stunned when I heard that Ron had died. We did not attend the same grade school, but I knew Ron through the years from Sunday School and then Pilgrim Fellowship at First Congregational Church in Eau Claire. As a matter of fact, his mother was my Sunday School teacher one year--and I'll never forget some of the hats she wore each Sunday morning. I loved Ron's smile and his quiet sense of humor--he always got things right and picked up on irony like no other guy I knew. We shared many classed, were confirmed together so my memories are many. Please know that Ron will be remembered at each of our future reunions as we have a memorial table with the person's class picture and we read the name during our program. Smart, funny,sincere and honest---Ron will be missed by all who knew him! Rest in peace!
J. Ramsey Gibson left a message on September 25, 2015:
Ron and I attended college in Eau Claire. We called each other Ralph or Norton. Ron had a sense of humor that wouldn't stop. We met in Paris years later, Ron Air Force, me a tourist. I always missed and remembered Ron. We were and parted as good friends.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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