Ronald G. Hooks, age 74, of Warsaw, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, October 3, 2011 at 6:18 am in Kosciusko Community Hospital Warsaw, Indiana.
On, August 27, 1937, Ronald was born to Homer and Gertrude (Croyle) Hooks in Adrian, Pennsylvania. He was a Warsaw area resident since 1963. Ronald married Caroline McAfoose on November 12, 1960 in Adrian, Pennsylvania. He served in the U.S. Army Infantry in Germany from 1956 – 1959. He is remembered by family as one whom enjoyed gardening, taking pride in his grandchildren and his John Deere Tractor. Ronald retired from Zimmer's as a quality engineer after 23 years of service, retiring in 1994. He was a member of the Brush Valley Brethren Church, Adrian, Pennsylvania.
Ronald is survived by his wife Caroline Hooks, Warsaw; two daughters Vicki (and spouse Jeff) Bradford, Silver Lake and Anita (and spouse Rob) Bolinger, Burket; two grandsons Riley and Evan Bolinger. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Arthur Hooks.
Funeral services for Ronald will be at 12:00 noon, Friday, October 7, 2011 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw with Reverend Paul Tinkel officiating. Visitaton will be two hours prior to the service at the funeral chapel. Burial will be at Harrison Center Cemetery, Atwood.