Ronald B. Wishman, 78, of Montague, formerly of Shelby, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, surrounded by family. Ron was born June 7, 1942, to Bernard and Fern (Martin) Wishman. He grow up in Blue Lake Township.
Ron is survived by: his daughter, Linda Wishman of Hart; grandchildren, Stephine (David) Chandler, Johnathon Wishman, Tiffany Tollenaar, and Wayne (Brittany) Tollenaar III; great-grandchildren, Breanna, Alyssa, Corbin, Travis, Jordan, Wayne, and Eelayna; sisters, Sandy Fredenburg and Jan Jones; brother, Gary (Donna) Wishman; 3 half-siblings; and his longtime friends, Richard Baxter and Robert Barnes.
Ron married Diane (DeCheney) Wishman on July 22, 1967, and she preceded him in death in April 2009. He was also preceded in death by: his parents; daughters, Robbin Wishman and Ruth Wishman; grandson, Peter Tollenaar; older sisters, Marilyn and Marge; and brothers, Dave and Richard.
In accordance with Ron’s wishes, cremation has taken place and the family will plan a memorial and burial service for a later date.
The Harris Funeral Home, in Shelby, is handling arrangements.