THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Ronald C. Herson
Issue Date: May 22, 2019
Ronald C. Herson, 84, of Stephenson, Mi., passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Aurora Bay Area Medical Center in Marinette.
Born Nov. 11, 1934 in Ingalls, Mi., to the late William and Mary (Corcoran) Herson, he graduated from Stephenson High School in 1953 and served in the United States Army from 1955 to 1957. He worked at Ansul Co. for over 30 years retiring in 1996.
A lifelong Detroit Lion and Tiger fan, he enjoyed watching every game, followed sporting events of the children in the community and remembered their names and accomplishments.
He is survived by three brothers, Kenneth (Helen) Herson, Jerry Herson and Douglas (Charlotte) Herson and many nieces; nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gordon Herson and two sisters, Dolores Heikkinen and Dorothy Tickler.
Visitation was held at Precious Blood Church on Monday, May 20 from 2 p.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 4 p.m., with Fr. Ronald Timock officiating. Burial with Military Honors followed in Stephenson Township Cemetery. Anderson Diehm Funeral Home of Stephenson assisted the family with arrangements.