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Ronald G Kositzke

November 18, 1936 ~ October 29, 2018 (age 81)

‘Ronnie’, 82, passed away peacefully on Oct. 29, 2018 at Grand Horizons of Appleton. Ron was born on November 18, 1936 in Appleton, WI the son of the late Orville and Alice Kositzke. He married Jerelyn ‘Jeri’ (Wilson) Kositzke, the love of his life, on April 15, 1956. They had two children: Bonnie Kositzke and Scott Kositzke along with two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Ronnie was a U.S. Navy Veteran and a jack of all trades. He loved welding, scrapping metal, gambling and playing cribbage.

Per Ron’s request there will be no formal services and he will be laid to rest with Jeri at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton.

The family would like to sincerely thank Julie Pitsch with Caring Heart Companion Services for all you did for Dad, he loved you like a daughter. Also, a thank you to Southern Care Hospice and Grand Horizons for your care given to Dad.

God knows you.  He hears you.  And God shall wipe away all the tears from your eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.  Revelations 21:4.

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