Ron E. Cloat
PEORIA - Ron E. Cloat, 82, of Peoria passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.
Ron was born to Fred R. and Edith May (Miller) Cloat on April 21, 1935, in Peoria, IL.
Upon completion of high school, Ron entered into the United States Army, served in Okinawa and was honorably discharged in 1963. He then went on to work for Lonza, Inc. for over 20 years.
Surviving are his loving wife, Jane Cloat; sons, Fritz Cloat, Max and (Julia) Cloat; daughter, Carrie Stier; and son-in-law, Kevin Stier. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Emily, Jacob Stier, Olivia and Alexander Cloat; and a sister, Judy Walraven.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Jerry Cloat; and a sister-in-law, Chris Cloat.
A visitation will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. A funeral service will begin at 12 noon. A graveside service will follow at Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria.
Cremation rites have been entrusted with Davison Fulton Bartonville Chapel
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate. For more information please visit www.DavisonFulton.com
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Published by Peoria Journal Star from Dec. 6 to Dec. 8, 2017.