Ronald “Ron” R. Richter, age 74 of Wautoma, died on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Silver Lake Manor following a 20 year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Ron was born on April 21, 1943 in Milwaukee to Rolf and Peggy Richter. After High School, he also enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserve and retired after 32 years of service as CSM (Command Sargent Major). Ron worked as a Sherriff Deputy for the Washington County Sherriff’s Department. Ron and his family then moved to California and worked for Twin City Police Department in Larkspur, CA and retired after 20 years as Detective Investigator. On September 25, 2010 he married Nancy Lee Daby at their home. Ron loved golf and enjoyed his home and back yard.
Ron is survived by his best friend and wife of 25 years: Nancy Richter; son: Mark Richter; step daughter: Tammy Davis; granddaughter: Jesse Rae Gardner; step granddaughters: Emma and Ava Davis; three great grandsons; mother: Peggy Richter; sister: Vickie (Hank) Valdenhuizen; best buddy: Terry D’Orizio; other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father: Rolf Richter and sister: Susie Richter.
Private family services will be held at a later date.