Goetz, Ronald L. Age 68, of Columbia, KY, passed away peacefully Monday, August 26, 2013 at his late residence surrounded by his loving family. Born in WI, Ron lived in Romeoville for 30 years, before retiring to KY in 2003. Retired from Electro-Motive after 30 years of service and a member of UAW Local #719. Also a member of the KY American Legion Post #200 and former member of the Lockport Moose Lodge #1557. A U.S. Air Force
Veteran during the Vietnam era. Preceded in death by his father Lester. Survived by his loving and devoted wife of 39 years, Eula (Burris); his children Allen Owens, Cynthia (Anthony) Way and Ron Goetz; five grandchildren Jonathan and Wichita Owens, Ryan, Alexandra and Addison Way; his mother Rosetta Goetz; a brother Mike (Kristine) Goetz and a sister Virginia Pearson. Several nieces and nephews also survive. In lieu of flowers, memorials to
or Hosparus of Central KY, 295 Campbellsville Bypass, Campbellsville, KY 42718 would be appreciated. Funeral services will be held Friday, 11:30 am from the O'NEIL FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, 1105 E. 9TH ST. (159th ST.), LOCKPORT, to St. Joseph Church, Lockport for Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 noon. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood. Visitation Thursday, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the funeral home.