THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Ronald J. Raygo
Ronald Ron Chum James Raygo, 78, of Omro died Thursday, July 4 at Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh.
Born Dec. 24, 1934 in Mc Allister to Ronald F. and Elizabeth Betty (Murphy) Raygo, on Nov. 16, 1963, he married Connie Fredrickson in Marinette.
Through the years he worked for American Motors Corp., Fox Valley Dodge in Oshkosh, Mueller Chrysler Plymouth in Oshkosh, was the owner of Budget Auto Sales in Oshkosh and Omro Auto Sales, and until his retirement he scrapped iron. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gambling, playing cards and watching and going to stock car races.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Connie; three children, Debra (Richard) Jungman of Lavern, Tenn. and Leonard Raygo and Larry (Amy) Raygo, both of Omro; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Louise LeRoy and Pearl Pichette, both of Marinette; two sisters-in-law, Pat Neau and Nancy McKinzie; his hunting buddy, Jim Landreth and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Preceding him in death were a daughter, Cindy Raygo; his parents; four brothers-in-law, Larry Boozie Fronsee, Darryl LeRoy, Frank Pichette and Cliff Neau; a sister-in-law, Geri Elliott; a niece, Tina Fronsee; two nephews, Richard Pichette and David Pichette and a great-niece, Heather Mezzano.
Visitation for family and friends was on Monday, July 8 from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home, Winneconne, with a funeral service held at 4:30 p.m. Cremation followed with inurnment in the Winneconne Cemetery at a later date.