Ronald Lee Schott, 68, formerly of Sigourney, passed away March 2, 2013, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics after a courageous battle with leukemia.
Ron was born June 29, 1944, in Scott County to Raymond Schott and Eva Sizemore-Schott. Ron was a graduate of Mount Vernon High School and married Betty Horras-McPherson in January 1968. They separated many years later. Ron owned and operated R.L. Schott Implements for over 20 years in Sigourney.
Local survivors include his sons, Aaron (Sharon) Schott and Adam Schott and his partner, Mallory Schaffer, all of North Liberty.
A memorial service will be held from 3 until 5 p.m. on April 6 at the Methodist Church, 85 N. Jones Blvd., North Liberty.
Donations to help defray costs can be made to: The Children of Ron Schott, 2137 Leonard Cir., Iowa City, IA 52246.
great-nieces, Tiffany Ontiveros, Elli Wieneke and Erin Kramer (Rob); and a great-nephew, Brett.
Ozella was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Paul; a brother, Lloyd; brother-in-law, Lynal Hoffman; and sisters-in-law, Evelyn Ruth Stastny and Marie Hoffman.
Memorials may be directed to the Ely American Legion or Ashbury Church.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.broshchapel.com.