Entry Date: '52

Exit Date: '55


Status: D: 05/19/2011

“PORT CLINTON: Ronald G. Tewers, 79, of Port Clinton passed away, Thursday, May 19, 2011 at Edgewood Manor Nursing Center, Port Clinton, OH. He was born on September 04, 1931 in Toledo, OH the son of George J. and Edith C. (Bennett) Tewers.

He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War from 1951 to 1955. On August 01, 1952 in Port Clinton at St. John Lutheran Church, he married Carolyn “”Carrie”” Brindley and she survives. Ron worked as an installer for Young’s Floor Covering and in sales and service for Brindley Appliance. Ron was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and belonged to the Carver’s club at the church. He loved to work on cars and fix things. Ron was an all around handyman. He was a member of the Oliver H. Perry Masonic Lodge #341 F. & A.M., American Legion Post #113, member and former trustee of the Port Clinton Yacht Club, Power Squadron, Colonial Club and the Boy Scouts. Ron will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends. Survivors include: loving wife of 58 years, Carolyn “”Carrie”” Tewers of Port Clinton, OH; sons, Matthew R. Tewers of Northwood, OH and Mark W. (Melissa) Tewers of Findlay, OH; daughter, Cynthia A. (Eric) Rumball of Port Clinton, OH; grandchildren, Shaylyn (Greg) Ford, Megan “”May”” Tewers, Landon Tewers, Phillip Tewers, Micah Tewers, Micarah Tewers, Carter Rumball and Tytan Rumball; great-grandchild, Ella Ford. Ron was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Carol Smith.

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m., Sunday, May 22, 2011 at Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, OH, followed by a Masonic Lodge service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. James Lehman & Rev. Dan Keck at 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 23, 2011 in the funeral home. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor, OH. Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Ron to St. John Lutheran Church or Stein Hospice, Sandusky. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

Published in the News Herald on May 20, 2011″