Ronald R. Schlafer “Ron” age 66 of Monches, Wisconsin passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 21, 2018.
Ron was born on December 22, 1951 in Hartford, WI to Dorothy M. (nee Winkleman) and Wesley Schlafer. He graduated from Arrowhead High School in Hartland. He was united in marriage to Betty Jane Fleischman on May 15, 1976 at Grace Lutheran Church in Menomonee Falls, WI. Ron’s life was dedicated to his family and his life-long career and passion, farming.
Ron is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Betty Jane Schlafer; cherished children, Brian Schlafer and Sharon Schlafer; dear mother, Dorothy Schlafer; dear siblings, Ralph Schlafer, Arthur (Deborah) Schlafer, Darlene (Joe) Pillsbury, Jeanette (John) Rehlinger, Geraldine (Dale) Martin, Beverly (Jim) Von Rueden, and Lois (Eric) Henning; and dear sister-in-law, Annette (Ray Butzke) Fleischman and Judy Fleischman. Ron is further survived by many loved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Wesley Schlafer; parents-in-law, Andrew and Irene (nee Pfalz) Fleischman; and brother-in-law, Richard Fleischman.
A funeral service for Ron was held Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 4:00p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union Street Hartford, WI 53027).
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to a charity of one’s choice are appreciated.
The Shimon Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences and tributes may be shared at: www.shimonfuneralhome.com