Orville Ramthun, 93, of Watertown, passed away peacefully Saturday July 13, 2019 at Oconomowoc Hospital following a brief illness.
Orville Ramthun was born to Herman and Emma (Wachs) Ramthun March 24, 1926 in the family farmhouse in Eden WI.
Orville married Lois Droz in Watertown on July 25 1987. Orville farmed in Johnson Creek and was a proud truck driver and Teamsters Union member. He was a longtime driver for Schweiger Industries in Jefferson and retired from driving at Carnation in Oconomowoc.
Orville is survived by his five children Sandra (Richard) Wright, Huntertown IN; Gary (Dedra) Ramthun, Johnson Creek; Dan (Karen) Ramthun, Watertown; David (Peggy) Ramthun, Palmyra MO; and Terry Pender, Houston TX; 13 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren.
He was proceeded in death by his wife Lois, his parents, son Larry, granddaughter Jasmine and brother Norbert Ramthun.
A funeral service will be Thursday, July 25th at 1:00 pm at Twohig Funeral Home in Campbellsport, WI with internment at Union Cemetery in Campbellsport following the service. A private family viewing will be held prior to cremation.
Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family with online guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com