Ronald E. Squires, 74 of Oelwein, Iowa died Friday evening, August 16, 2019 at Grandview Healthcare Center in Oelwein.
Graveside Service: 11:30 A.M. Friday, August 23, 2019 at Long Grove Cemetery in Maynard, Iowa with Rev. Dennis Frank officiating and military honors presented by the Lundbye-Carpenter American Legion Post #245 Honor Guard of Maynard.
Visitation: 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. Friday, August 23, 2019 at the Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home in Arlington, Iowa.
Online obituary at www.jamisonschmitzfuneralhome.com
Ronald Eugene Squires was born November 1, 1944 in Oelwein, the son of Floyd D. and Alberta L. (Rowell) Squires. He graduated from Northfield High School in Northfield, Minnesota. Ronald proudly served in the United States Navy from 1963 to 1969. For many years Ronald was employed as a chef. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, telling stories and writing poetry.
Ronald is survived by his siblings: Mike Squires of Hastings, Minnesota, Tim Squires of Lakeville, Minnesota and Delia Juaire of Faribault, Minnesota; aunts: Shirley Bond of Arlington and Karen Squires of Maynard; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother: Dennis Lee Squires; and 3 uncles: Harold Squires, Marlon Squires and Joe Bond.Read More