Ronald A. Lorey, 79 of Streator passed away Monday (July 5, 2021) at OSF St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Bloomington.
Per his request, private family graveside services will be held at Riverview Cemetery with military honors conducted by members of the Streator American Legion and VFW.
Ron was born on March 19, 1942 in Streator to Fredrick and Emily (Hawkins) Lorey. He married Sally Artman on February 6, 1976. She preceded him in death on March 4, 2012.
Surviving are children Bill Schubert of Streator, Roberta Pouk of Streator, Mary Stimac of Streator and Bill (Robin) Redman of Bloomington, brother Robert Lorey of Streator , sister Linda (Jim) Freehill of Streator, sister-in-law Dayle Minkler of Streator and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Ron is preceded in death by his parents, “his bride” Sally, sister Barbara and brother-in-law Jack Romeiser, sister-in-law Barbara Lorey, son-in-laws, David Pouk and Keith Stimac, brother-in-law Stanley Artman.
Ron attended Streator High School. He served in the US Army as Military Police. Ron retired from the City of Streator as a police officer and the public works department. He was a member of the Church of the Open Bible.
The Winterrowd Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.