OBITUARY

Ronald D. Rosenthal

October 7, 1932June 27, 2014
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Ronald Duwayne Rosenthal, 81, of Arlington Heights, Illinois passed away on Friday, June 27, 2014. He was born to Rudolph and Arlyne Rosenthal on October 7, 1932 in Clintonville, Wisconsin. Ronald graduated with a BS from Valparaiso University in 1954, served during the Korean War, and then obtained an MS from Indiana University. He served as a high school guidance/college counselor at Arlington Heights High School for over twenty years and was a member of St. Peters Lutheran Church. He enjoyed fishing at his retreat in Woodruff, Wisconsin, antiquing, and his friendly games of poker with his poker club. He was a friend to all, a youth league softball and basketball coach, but a constant nemesis to any referee at his daughter's numerous basketball games through the years. He served as caregiver for and is survived by his beloved wife Jean (Palo) of 57 years. He was ever proud of his two children Robert Rosenthal (wife Chris) and daughter Sandra Rosenthal (husband Adam List), and delighted in his two granddaughters, Amy Rosenthal and Jaimie Rosenthal List. He was preceded in death by his parents and only brother, Dennis. Visitation is Sunday July 6, 5-8pm at the Marsh Funeral Home of Gurnee. Lying in State at 10am with services at 11am at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Waukegan, Illinois.

Services

  • Funeral Service Monday, July 7, 2014
  • Visitation Sunday, July 6, 2014
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Stacy Vaccarello

July 8, 2014

We will miss you Uncle Ron. Love, Stacy(Rosenthal) and John Vaccarello, Destiny, Amber, Madison, Brooke, Aeryn, Giada, and Grace

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