Ronald Eugene Sorenson, 68 of Streator passed away Saturday (October 8, 2022) at his home.
Following cremation, a celebration of his life will be held Sunday (Nov. 27th) at 1 PM at the Bowl Mor Lanes, Streator. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Ron was born on November 3, 1953, in Ottawa to Melvin and Leona (Sibert) Sorenson. He married Vickie Mitchell on August 25, 1979. She preceded him in death on November 29, 2000.
Surviving is a daughter Brandi (Douglas) Walker of Streator, granddaughters, Presley (Andrew Hillyard) Walker, Cora and Tessa Walker, sister, Janet (Kenny) Reger of Mendota, brothers, Melvin “Jr” Sorenson of Ottawa, Duane (Deb) Sorenson of Florida, Mike, and Greg Sorenson both of Ottawa.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Vickie, brother Jerry and a sister Mary Marshall.
Ron graduated from Ottawa High School in 1971 and attended welding school in Tennessee. He retired from the Illinois Department of Corrections in Sheridan. Ron was a member of the Streator Major Bowling Association.