Ronald E. Rohren, 81, of Moline passed away Oct. 28, 2016 at Illini Restorative Care Center in Silvis.
Funeral services will be 10am Monday at Schroder Mortuary in Silvis. Visitation will be 4-7pm Sunday at the mortuary. Burial will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens in East Moline. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or the National Kidney Foundation.
Ronald was born Feb. 14, 1935 in East Moline, IL the son of Edward and Betty Goday Rohren. He married Sondra Patterson May 15, 1959 in Moline. Ronald worked at American Machine and Metal, Roth Machine and later retired from John Deere Technical Center. He was a member of the Moline Turners and Moline Vikings Clubs and enjoyed traveling with his wife. Ronald also loved fishing with his daughters and granddaughters.
Survivors include his daughters Elizabeth Burke of Rock Island, Jean (Mike) Cotten of Seaford, DE and Linda (Rob) Kenny of Peoria, IL; grandchildren Allison Kenny and Rachel Kenny both of Peoria and Samantha Cotten of Seaford, DE; sisters Sandra Cook of Moline and Carolyn Sandoval of Colona.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.