Ronald E. Gerot, 72, of Exeter, passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, in his home.
He was born on April 30, 1940, in Riverside, Iowa, the son of Orval and Beulah (Russell) Gerot. He was united in marriage to Terry Schiedemann.
Survivors include: one daughter, Gina Gerot-Groh and her husband, Robert, of Covington, La.; one son, Ty Gerot, of Dallas, Texas; one sister, Marilyn Bennett and her husband, Steve, of West Chester, Iowa; and one grandson.
He grew up and received his education in Riverside and Ft. Dodge, Iowa. Following high school, he attended Ft. Dodge Junior College where he graduated. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He sold insurance and snowmobiles, drove a truck and worked at Golden Aviation in Cassville. For many years, he volunteered for EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) in Oshkosh, Wis., and was a member of War Bird Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Elyse.
Burial will be in Riverside, Iowa. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.
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