Ronald “Ron” H. Roberts, age 81 of Brandon, passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at home.

Ron was born on July 4, 1939 in Oshkosh, the son of Harold and LaVerne (Wolff) Roberts. He was united in marriage to Marjorie Petschauer on August 15, 1959 in Ripon. Ron was very handy and worked at Speed Queen in Ripon for 45 years. An avid outdoorsman, Ron enjoyed fishing, camping, and hunting. He had a fantastic sense of humor and cherished spending time with his family. In addition to being a longtime Packers and Brewers fan, Ron was also a member of the band “Prairie Boys," where he was the lead guitarist and sang some vocals.

Ron is survived by his wife, Marge of Brandon; children, Tim of Madison, Debora of Brandon and Tom (fiancée Jamie Spoor) of Oshkosh; grandchildren, Tom (Theresa) Roberts Jr. and Kristina Balocca; great-grandchildren, Ethyn and Isaac; sister, Sandra (Joe) Doctor of Ripon; and further survived by other relatives and friends.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents and other relatives.

Private family services for Ron will be held.

Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 181 S. Main St., Markesan is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at

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