Ronald Herbert Bekken
Passed away peacefully due to complications from Dementia on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at age 84. Beloved husband of Susan E. Bekken (Nee Schmidt). Loving father of Eric Bekken (Linda Krajcik), the late Lt. Col. Brett Bekken- USMC. Dear Grandfather of Ashley (Jason) Layne, Marissa Bekken (Colin Sladek). Great-Grandfather of Grady Brett Layne. Brother of Larry (Bonnie) Bekken, the late Jackie Kalinowski. Also survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives, his beloved Delta Sigma Kappa brothers and many other dear friends.
Ron was employed by Milwaukee Public Schools for 31 years during which time he also earned his Masters Degree in Education from UW-Milwaukee.
Ron deeply enjoyed spending time with family and friends and was an avid golfer and sports fanatic.
A Memorial Celebration for Ron will be held at a later date when it is safe to do so and all can attend.
Memorials can be made to a charity of your choice in Ron’s name.