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Obituary for July 19, 2007
Jul 19, 2007, 14:06

Ronald C. Kalman
Ronald C. Kalman, 74, of Sun City Center and formerly of Spring Valley, IL passed away July 10, 2007 in Peru, IL.

He had worked at Westclox in Peru and retired from Modine Manufacturing Co. in Racine, WI as a senior buyer; he was a graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, IL; a U.S. Army veteran serving from 1952 to 1954 and a member of the Knights of Columbus.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife Irene; a daughter, Ronda Simcich of Utica,; and 3 sons, Randy of Granger, Ind., Robert of Caledonia, WI., and Ryan of Racine; and  8 grandchildren.

Private family services were held July 13 at the Barto Funeral Home in Spring Valley with the Rev. Ernie Pizzamiglio officiating.

Cremation was the final dispensation.

Arrangements were under the direction of Barto Funeral Home, Spring Valley.

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