Ronald P. Render(1931 - 2013)


Ronald P. Render, age 82, of Valparaiso passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013. He was born February 24, 1931 in Akron, OH to Claudis and Ruth Render. Ronald received the Bronze Star for his service with the U.S. Marines in the Korean War and received a B.A. & B.S. in Business Administration from Kent State University. Ron had been a sales manager with Goodrich Tire & Rubber Company and the Dana Corporation his entire career, retiring in 2006. He was a proud member of the Goldwing Roadriders Association having logged hundreds of thousands of miles on the road. On December 27, 1952, Ron married Betty Berry who survives along with their children: Randall (Catherine) Render of Uniontown, OH, Julie (Mike) Danner of New Philadelphia, OH, Cynthia (John) Rademacher of Niles, IL, and Robert Render of Lodi, OH; grandchildren: Phillip (Kelly) Render, Peter (Jessica) Render, Johnny Render, Anna (Pat) Graham, Mae (Mike) Beitzel, Adam Danner, Dacota Render, Zachariah Render and Sara Render; and six great grandsons: Luke and Nolan Render, Miles and Marshall Beitzel, Caleb Kelley and Madden Chek. Preceded in death by his parents; and one grandson, Christopher Chek. A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Road, Valparaiso with cremation to follow. Visitation Wednesday 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the VNA Hospice of Porter County.

Funeral Home

Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 462-0535

Published in The Times on Oct. 1, 2013