Ronald M. Gorte
Passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at St. Mary’s Medical Center after a brief illness, age 73 years. Ron was born on November 13, 1939 in Saginaw, MI to the late Fred and Martha Gorte. He served honorably in the US Army as a Military Policeman. Ron was employed by General Motors for 28 years until his retirement in 1992. He was a member of the Frankenmuth Bible Church. Ron had a passion for auto racing, especially oval track.
Surviving are his goddaughter, Hannah Kern, many dear friends and his two dear cats. Ron was predeceased by his immediate family.
Funeral services will take place on Friday, November 23, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Cederberg Funeral Home of Frankenmuth, 590 N. Franklin St. Burial will take place in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens following the service. Ron’s friends will receive visitors at the funeral home on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the American Cancer Society, the Saginaw Humane Society, or a charity of donor’s choice. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.cederbergfh.com.