DANVERS - Ronald Harvie Neitzer, 78, Braceville, father of a Danvers resident, passed away Monday (June 25, 2007) at Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet.
Born Feb. 14, 1929, in Chicago, a son of Emerick and Elaine Harvie Neitzer, Ronald retired from Commonwealth Edison. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a member of the Braceville Fire Department for 25 years.
Ron enjoyed spending time with his family and going to auctions.
Surviving are two sons, Tom (Lorraine) Neitzer, Danvers, and Brian Neitzer, Braceville; one stepson, John Kline, East Brooklyn; one granddaughter, Jacquelyn Neitzer, Danvers; and one brother, Mike Neitzer, Morris.
Preceding him in death were one grandson, Andy Neitzer; and two brothers, Don and Emerick Neitzer.
Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes, Ltd., Braidwood Chapel. Burial will be private at a later date in Braceville-Gardner Cemetery in Braceville.
Memorials in his name to Joliet Area Community Hospice Home would be appreciated.