Ronald Warren Tetts Sr.

Ronald Warren Tetts Sr. passed away Jan. 31, 2013.

Ronald was born on July 21, 1933. While serving in the United States Army, Ronald married Estelle Carol Wilborn on Feb. 6, 1954. They had four children, Debra, Ronald Jr., Donna, and Randall.

After Ron left the Army, he went to work for the Fort Worth Star Telegram and retired after 43 years. In 1978 they moved to Granbury, and attended First Methodist Church. He was an avid bowler, enjoyed golfing and fishing.

He is preceded in death by his parents, CC and Mildred Tetts, and is survived by his wife of almost 59 years, Carol, of Burleson; four children, daughter Debra and husband, SFC Lonnie Renaud Sr. of Yukon, Okla.; son Ron, Jr. and wife Susan of Burleson; daughter Donna and husband Pete Silewicz of Houston; son Randy of Bandera; 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; and brother Jerry and wife Carolyn of Granbury.

Memorial services: In the chapel at Heritage Place Retirement Center, Burleson, 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013.