WOODSTOCK – Ronald F. Lanka, 76, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in JourneyCare Hospice in Woodstock.|
He was born Nov. 25, 1936, to Samuel and Bessie (nee Slaby) Lanka. Ronald attended school in Palatine and participated in the Palatine Village Band. For a number of years, Ronald was a manager for the telephone company. He was also a proud member of the Chicago Jaycees.
In addition to his loving wife, Carole, Ronald is survived by his two sons, Brad (Anne) and Brian (Kimberly); grandsons, Alex, Adam, Alan and Gavin; a granddaughter, April; brother-in-law, Bill (Eileen) Lewis; nieces, Kris (Jeff) Edwards and Heather (Jason) Feldner; and nephew, Rob (Janelle) Lewis.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Arrangements for Ronald are private. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.davenportfamily.com. For information, call the funeral home at 815-459-3411.
Published in the Northwest Herald on May 5, 2013