Ronald John Schunk, age 74, of Weyauwega, passed away with his wife by his side on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Theda Care Medical Center in Appleton, after a short battle with cancer.
He was born on June 28, 1947 in Stanley,Wisconsin son of the late George Schunk and Dorothy Harmeyer. He graduated from Weyauwega High School in 1965.
Ron worked at Miller Electric Mfg. in Appleton for 33 years. He was also a bartender at Pine Tree Supper Club, JK's in Weyauwega, JW Stringers and the Hotel Fremont. He always said he might not remember all his customers names but he remembered what you drink. I'm sure he's enjoying a few drinks in heaven with Lenny, Noel, Mark and Danny. He married Gloria Jacobs Schunk in 1975 and they moved to the Weyauwega area in 1978.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents, step mom: Paula Harris, and step dad: John Harmeyer; brothers: Laverne, sisters: Sharon, Bonna, Joan and LoraLee, Parents in law: Hubert & Eleanore Jacobs; brother in law: Richard Jacobs, Harvey Zahringer, sister in law: Joyce Jacobs and great nephew: Killian Race Brault.
He is survived by his Wife: Gloria, Son: Todd (Becky) Schunk and their son Rory, Daughter: Kim Nitzsche and her daughter Megan (Zebediah) Rausch and daughter Jenny (Paul) Rushizky and their son Quinn. In laws: Harold (Kathleen Pagel) Jacobs, Alfred & Shirley Jacobs, John & Sandy Jacobs, Eunice (Dave Wood) Heller, Don & Lori Jacobs, Diane & Bob Willems, Darlene Zahringer, Karen & Jeff Goeser, Gerry & Barb Jacobs, Ellen & Vic Brault and Eugene Auman. Further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Memorial Services will be held on Sunday, January 9, 2022, 11:45 am at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Life Celebration Center, Weyauwega with Carl Johnson, officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday from 10:00 am - 11:30 am at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Life Celebration Center in Weyauwega.
"Love you forever, Gloria"
Online condolences can be given at dahlkefh.com.