Ronald W. “Butch” Zuern, age 48, passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2016.
He was born on September 2, 1968 in Big Rapids, the son of Ronald D. and Roselea E. (Foust) Zuern.
Butch was employed as a general foreman for the Hydaker Wheatlake Company in Reed City. He loved the outdoors and being with his family.
Butch is survived by Tara, his wife of eight years; seven children, Luke Van Alstine, Lauren Hutchinson, Keaton, Harlee and Ciara Zuern, Deziree Shaw, and Christopher Zimmer; plus, four grandchildren, Riley, Logan, Charlotte, and Elliana. Also surviving are his parents, Ronald Zuern and Roselea Zuern; two sisters, Ronda (Sam) Macias, and Tina (Tim) Minkel; one brother, Wade (LeeAnn) Zuern; several nieces and nephews, plus special uncle, Paul Zuern, and cousin Doug Sharp.
A celebration of Butch’s life will be held from11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Big Rapids Eagles Aerie 2535, 18361 16 Mile Rd., Big Rapids, MI.